Joan Coltrain Fussell Death and Obituary – Cause of Death

Joan Coltrain Fussell Death and Obituary – Cause of Death

Joan Coltrain Fussell, 86, of Roanoke Rapids, passed away October 1, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was born to the late, Arthur and Daisy Gaylord Coltrain and was preceded in death by her high school sweetheart and husband of 39 years, Dr. F. Lee Fussell Jr., and brother Jimmy Coltrain.

Joan is survived by her children, Stephen Fussell and wife Kathy of Raleigh, daughter, Deborah Fussell Wilson and husband Mike, of Roanoke Rapids, and son Michael Fussell of Atlantic Beach; her grandchildren Amanda Moore and husband Wade, Phillip Mountford and wife Amanda, Alexis Wilson, and great-grandchildren Kingston Moore, Jordan Mountford, Alexander Moore, and Aubrey Mountford.

She has passed away unexpectedly, leaving family, closer relatives and other loved ones in total devastations and sadness. Circumstances surrounding her sudden demise have not been made known to the public at the time of filing this report.

We ask that at this time, you allow the family to take the appropriate and needed time, to make preparations and grieve as family.

We ask that you call ahead, to the family to respect this time of bereavement instead of just dropping in or passing by the family home. All official arrangements, will follow at a later date.

Friends, colleagues, officials and veterans are sending their condolences and tributes to the family in respect of his death. He will greatly be missed by everyone.