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Josephine Buchanan Dougher, 95, of Yorktown Va., died on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020 at Walter Reed Convalescent Center in Gloucester, Va.

She was born on April 10, 1925 to Frank and Josephine Buchanan in Altoona, Pennsylvania. She is survived by her four children, Lisa, Roland, Lillian and Mary; four grandchildren, Shannon, Isaac, Ben and Evan, and two great-grandchildren, Natalie and JT.

Josie was a longtime resident of Mathews. She married Jack Dougher in 1990; he preceded her in death in 2012.

She loved her friends, writing, and exploring new-age health interests. She was an excellent cook and teacher, and was loved by so many.

A memorial service will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions can be made to SPCA of Northeastern N.C., 102 Enterprise Drive, Elizabeth City, N.C. 27909