NEWPORT NEWS - Belle Rose Mays, 92, of Newport News, Va., passed away April 28, 2011.
She was born Jan. 23, 1919, in Newport News. She retired from Riverside Regional Medical Center as a nurse's aide.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ivanhoe Mays.
She is survived by her two daughters, Candance Edgerton of Wilson, N.C., and Brenda Robbins of Medford, Ore.; five grandchildren, Brian Robbins of Newport News, Va., Lori Robbins of Medford, Ore., Jennifer Kautz of Seattle, Wash., Paul Edgerton of Wilson, N.C., and Jason Edgerton of Manassas, Va.; four great-grandchildren, Alexis, Micah, Isaac and Elizabeth Edgerton; two sisters, Nancy Hall of Newport News, and Inez Koreniowski of Lyndhurst, N.J.; and one brother, John Ward of Newport News.
Viewing will be held at noon Saturday, April 30, at Peninsula Funeral Home, followed by a funeral service at 1 p.m. Interment will be in Parklawn Memorial Park.
Peninsula Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.