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Mrs. Ethel Mae Bolling departed this life on Jan. 1, 2014, at her home. She was born Feb. 8, 1933, to Lula Mae Thomas, and the late Willie Baines. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Thomas Bolling, her sister, Willie Mae Baines, and her brother, John Lee Baines.

Ethel Mae leaves behind to cherish her memories: a beloved son; Anthony Bolling (Baltimore, Md.) and his fiancé, Tasha; a loving and devoted mother, Lula M. Thomas (Petersburg, Va.); her grandson, Tyrell Taylor; four sisters, Lucille Parker, and Nancy Harris (Moss) of Waverly, Va., Katherine Baines (Boston, Ma.) and Margie (Robert) Faulcon of Dinwiddie, Va.; five brothers, Leonard Baines of Portsmouth, Va., Donald Baines, Lorenzo (Shirley) Baines, of Carson, Va.; Glen Baines, and Walter (Bennie Mae) Baines of Prince George, Va.; and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

Faithful member and church mother to Tabernacle of Praise Fellowship, a special thank you to her extended family of caregivers: Cathy Jacobs, Dierra Jones, Horizons Hospice Team, (Tasha, LaToya, & Yolanda), Personal Touch staff, (her niece, Patricia, Catherine, and Roberta), Yours Truly staff (Kesha & Lateefah).

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at the chapel of William N. Bland & Son Funeral Home, Petersburg. Interment will follow in the Waverly Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the staff of William N. Bland & Son Funeral Home, Petersburg. For more information or to leave an online condolence visit
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Published in The Progress-Index from Jan. 3 to Jan. 9, 2014
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