Norfolk - Carolyn Alston-Holloway 68, of Norfolk VA, died Sunday, January 27, 2013, at Sentara Leigh hospital after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born August 28, 1944, in Seaboard, North Carolina, the daughter of the late Reginald Taylor Alston and Willie Mae Alston. Carol was also preceded in death by her brothers Reginald Alston, Jr. and Russell Alston.
She is survived by her loving family, her husband of 25 years, Waverly C. Holloway, mother Willie Mae Alston of Seaboard, NC, two children Mei Mei Tann-Middleton (Randall) of Sterling, VA, and Mortimer A. Tann Jr. (Wanda) of Norfolk, VA. Two brothers, James Louis Alston, of Valley Stream, New York and Bobby Alston of Washington, D.C. - and a very special cousin Linwood F. Clark of Seaboard, NC, one sister- in- law, Celestine Thornton (Carter) of Virginia Beach, VA, two aunts, Naomi Alston of Seaboard, NC, and Pearl Alston-Grant of Clinton, MD, one Uncle, J.T. Coates, of Seaboard, NC., five grandchildren, Tiffany Harvey (Damien) of Norfolk, VA, Ashton Middleton of Sterling, VA, Patrice Kenner, Lovely Perry, Sincere Perry all of Norfolk, VA and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 2, at 4 p.m. at Metropolitan Funeral Service, 7246 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA. The family also asks that donations be made to the
, in Mrs. Carol Irene Alston-Holloway's name, in lieu of flowers.