Lana Sharlene Sears, 67, of Prince George, Va., passed away on Friday, April 25, 2014.

Born in Memphis, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late William N. and Sarah Williams Nichols. Mrs. Sears was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by her husband, Charlie Sears; six children, Gina Cole McDonald (Darrell), Tracy King (Michael), Justen Cole, Little Charlie Sears (Alanna), Eric Cole (Dana), Kristen Sears (Tim); 18 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one sister, Nancy McCune (John).

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss and Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ray Haskett, officiating.Interment will follow in Merchant's Hope Memorial Gardens, Prince George, Va. Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - Hopewell Chapel
820 West Broadway Avenue Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 458-8516

Published in The Progress-Index on Apr. 28, 2014