Violet H. Lane, age 85, of Erwin, passed away on Thursday, December 19, 2013, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
She was a native of Washington County and a daughter of the late Dave and Loula Huskins Laws. Violet was a seamstress with Industrial Garment and worked for the Pepper Mill in the South Central Community for many years where she enjoyed her many friends. She enjoyed time with family and friends and loved animals.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Lane is preceded in death by husband, Charles E. Lane; daughter, Carolyn Richardson; son, David Charles Lane; and grandson, Joshua Glenn Cooper.
Violet has left to cherish her memories: Sister: Edith Yates; Children: Katherine Hensley and husband, Paul, of Greenville, SC, Johnny Lane and wife, Teresa, of Johnson City, TN, Janie Cooper, of Jonesborough, TN, Larry Lane, of Erwin, Howard Lane and wife, Mary Nell, of Erwin, Herman Lane and wife, Tina, of Erwin; Grandchildren: Marty Richardson, Daphne Ledford, Wendy Lane, Nathan Lane, Landon Lane, Brandon Lane, Stephanie Lane, Bo Adams and Robbie Adams; Great Grandchildren: Katie and Isaiah, Niece: Dorothy Robinette, of Erwin; Special Cousin: Georgie Huskins.
A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will begin at 5:00 PM and continue until 7:00 PM on Sunday, December 22, 2013, at Valley Funeral Home.
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence at a funeral service to honor and celebrate the life of Violet H. Lane to be at 11:00 AM on Monday, December 23, 2013, in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Kevin Laws will officiate.
A committal service will immediately follow the funeral service on Monday at Bumpus Cove Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Mrs. Lane’s grandsons and nephews.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.valleyfuneralhome.net.
These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Violet H. Lane through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin. 423-743-9187