Cover photo for Norma Joyce Caudill's Obituary
Norma Joyce Caudill Profile Photo
1942 Joyce Caudill 2023

Norma Joyce Caudill

April 3, 1942 — June 25, 2023

Duffield, VA


Joyce Caudill – Duffield, VA

Norma Joyce Caudill, 81, passed away, Sunday, June 25, 2023, at her residence.

Joyce was born in Scott County, VA, on April 3, 1942, to the late Vernon Caudill and Lottie Stanley Caudill.

Joyce worked as a secretary at the Pentagon, an executive secretary in Hialeah, Florida, Detroit, Michigan, and she retired from Breadhoff- Kiser in Washington, DC. She also had a great love for her cats.

Preceding her in death, are her parents, Vernon, and Lottie Stanley Caudill.

Surviving Joyce are her sisters, Sharion Gillenwater (Fred), and Laverna Whipple (Frank); nieces, Lora LaRue (Clint), and Sara Heath (John); nephews, Brandon Gillenwater (Leslie), and Grant Whipple (Allyson); and several great nieces and nephews; one great-great niece; and three, great- great nephews; special great nephew, Zachary LaRue, who did many things for her; a special cousin, Vicky Bowen, who took her to appointments, took care of her and her cats; and special friends and acquaintances.

Joyce’s wishes were to be cremated; a celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

An online guest register is available for the Caudill family at

Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Norma Joyce Caudill.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Norma Joyce Caudill, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Upcoming Services


Service will be held at a future date

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 595

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree