Eleanor Holland Ross

Eleanor Holland Ross, 82, of Lavalette, formerly of Kenova, beloved wife and loving mother, passed away peacefully to her eternal home on Thursday, December 2, 2010 at the Emogene Dolin Jones Hospice House in Huntington, WV. She was born January 5, 1928 in Wayne Co., a daughter of the late Mack and Marie Kelly Holland. Eleanor leaves behind her loving husband of 62 years, Taylor Ross; four daughters and sons-in-law, Joyce (Walter) Ekers, Neacie (Harry) Marks, Debbie (Nelson) Roller and Connie (Tony) Poston; three grandsons, who she adored, Christopher and his wife, Kaitlin, Brandon and T. J.; one special granddaughter, Krystal (Jeremy) Barker; one great granddaughter, Kyleah Poston; and two brothers, Butch and Dean Holland. Eleanor was a member of the 20th Street Baptist Church in Kenova. She was also preceded in death by sisters, Genevieve, Deloris and Betty and two brothers, Howard and Glen Holland. The family would like to thank a special neighbor, Mary Johnson and Latricia Wooten who was like Eleanor’s other daughter; and a special friend, Juanita Ferguson.  Mom we love you and will miss you but we know we will see you again. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday, December 6, 2010 at which time the funeral will begin at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Rev. Hugh Summers officiating. Burial will follow in Dock’s Creek Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollinsfh.com