JoAnne Montgomery Gravely

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JoAnne Montgomery Gravely, age 57 of Pulaski passed away peacefully on Wednesday evening, November 1, 2023 after a gradual decline in health. She was surrounded and supported by her loving family, caregiver Sherry and special Aunt, Tammy and stepfather, Steve during the last days of her life.

Born November 12, 1965 in Radford, she was the daughter of Bobby Eugene Montgomery and the late Lois Jean Woodrum Kilgore. She was also preceded in death by her brother, David Montgomery.

Joanne was the creator of the original “Pulaski Talk of the Town” Facebook page after a severe back injury in 2018.

She is survived by her 

Father – Bobby Eugene Montgomery – Dublin

StepfatherSteve Kilgore – Pulaski

Children – Ashley (Chad) Pillars – Christiansburg, Joseph Gravely – Christiansburg

Grandchildren – Haylee Pillars, Caleb, Cody and Colton Gravely

Sister – Sandra (Bobby) Dalton – Pulaski

Several stepbrothers and stepsisters and uncles, aunts. 

Dear FriendBruce Spence – Pulaski 

Memorial services will be 6:00 PM – Thursday, November 9, 2023 at the Bower Funeral Home-Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Bobby Ward officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Thursday at the Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be sent to healing hearts rescue (PACC) rescue, 3430 Lee Hwy, Draper, VA 24324.

To sign JoAnne’s online guestbook, visit

Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.