Lois Joyce Polito, 81, of Pulaski, died Saturday afternoon, May 15, 2010 in the Pulaski Health and Rehab Center, Pulaski. She was born in Pulaski on May 11, 1929 and was the daughter of the late Oscar Auswell Stoots and Mettie Young Stoots. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Anthony S. Polito and by a sister, Elizabeth McNew.
Surviving are son, Dr. Tony Polito, Greenville, N.C., sister, Mildred Phillips, Pulaski, two half-brothers and one half-sister.
Mrs. Polito will be cremated. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at 2 p.m. from the Highland Memory Gardens Mausoleum Chapel, Dublin, with Rev. Randall Lawrence and Rev. David Lones officiating. The family will receive friends after the service in the Mausoleum Chapel.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes that memorials be made to the Pulaski County Humane Society, P.O. Box 1046, Dublin, VA 24084.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Inc., Pulaski.