Joan Monroe, 83, of Church Hill, went to be with the Lord on May 14, 2009, at Wexford House in Kingsport. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Carter Trent Funeral Home, 520 Watauga Street, Kingsport. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Calvin Tabor, officiating. A eulogy will be offered by Todd Monroe. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Holston View Cemetery, Weber City, Va. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery by 10:55 a.m.