Christine Terry Price, 93, passed away peacefully Tuesday, February 16, 2016 surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Price was the widow of Marvin Leo Price and was also predeceased by her parents, Lizzie and George Terry, two brothers GW Terry and Verble Terry, and her sister, Harriet Gaines.
Chris was born on December 29, 1922 in Naruna VA, where she graduated as salutatorian from Naruna High School. After moving to Norfolk in 1940, she married the late George Graham Jolley and then relocated as a Navy wife to San Diego CA and New London CT, before the family settled permanently in the Tidewater area. A
long-time member of Central Baptist Church and then Bayside Baptist Church, Chris taught Sunday School and sang in the church choir for many years. She retired as a bookkeeper from The Virginia State Planning Commission in 1987.
She is survived by her children Carole Walker (Melvin) of Chesapeake, Donna Dambekaln (Andy) of Virginia Beach, Brenda Zoby (Bill) of Melbourne FL, Roger Jolley of Tampa FL, and Sandy Vaive of Gahanna OH. Also left to mourn her are six grandchildren, 13
great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, her sisters, Shirley T. Terry (Roger) of Richmond and Ann T. Peterson of Chesapeake, and aunts Maggie Staton of NC and Lorene Tucker of Lynchburg VA, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. She leaves a legacy of faith in God among her many surviving family and friends.
A graveside service will be held on, February 20, 2016 at 10 a.m. at Rosewood Memorial Park. Following burial, a memorial service will be held at Central Baptist Church, 701 W Olney Rd, Norfolk at 11:00 am. Memorial donations may be made to Central Baptist Church.Send Flowers