Viola Jane Holmes-Smead

Jane Holmes-Smead
Edenton - Viola Jane Holmes-Smead, 55, passed away on Monday Feb. 25, 2013. She was a native of Norfolk and retired from NORSHIPCO.
Jane was predeceased by her husband, Mark Smead. She is survived by her parents, Nina and Leo Holmes; children, Lori Lynn Rhoads and husband, Jon, Christopher Shawn Smead and his mate, Megan Langlos; best friend, Charlene (Coco) Derenderger; 3 brothers, Joseph Lloyd Holmes and his wife, Pattie, Leo Joseph Holmes and Frank L. Holmes; 4 grandchildren, Cody M. Wilson, Cristopher Rhoads, Trinity Smead, Ana Marie Rhoads and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in Loving Funeral Home, Churchland Chapel by Rev. Tom Gregory. The family will receive friends in the funeral home Wednesday from 7-8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the Chowan Fellowship Christian Church in Edenton, NC and online condolences may be made at www.lovingfuneralhome.com

Published in The Virginian Pilot from Feb. 26 to Feb. 27, 2013