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08/14/09 - NNHS Newsletter -
Carolyn Holland Hornsby

Carolyn Holland Hornsby
(23 Apr 1944 - 11 Aug 2009)

Newport News High School Class of 196_

Dear Friends and Schoolmates,    

   There is even more sad news today.      Carolyn Holland Hornsby, Class of 196_, passed away in Hampton on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 at the age of 65.   Her siblings include Johnny Holland ('61) of VA, Betty Holland Wilhelm, and the late Russell Holland ('64).  Gwen Howard Holland (Warwick HS - '61) of VA is her sister-in-law.


From the Daily Press - 08/14/09:  

           Carolyn Holland Hornsby

    HAMPTON - Carolyn Hornsby died at home on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009, after a courageous battle with cancer.

She was born in Newport News on April 23, 1944 and resided in Hampton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Jewel Holland; her brother, Russell Holland; and a dear friend and companion, Ralph Caldwell.

She is survived by her husband, James Hornsby; a brother, John J. Holland and his wife, Gwen; a sister, Betty Wilhelm and her husband, Charles; four children, Leesa Evert and her husband, Ed; Tracie Beeler and her husband, Ronnie; David Bordeaux and Russell Keith Bordeaux and his wife, Donna; and the father of her four children, Daford Bordeaux. She will also be missed by her grandchildren, Jennifer, Jessica, Jamie, Ashley, Brandon, Andrew, Tabitha, Justin, Ashley Savannah, and Bo; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 
 
 
 
 

Our Mema will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

The family requests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society, 11835 Canon Blvd, Ste A102, Newport News, VA 23606. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at http://www.dailypress.com/guestbooks.

Published in Daily Press from August 13 to August 14, 2009.


August 13, 2009
 

I'M GOING TO MISS CAROLYN TOO. BO, KEITH, LISA, TRACY. I KNEW ALL OF YOU WHEN YOU WERE BABIES. YOUR DAD WAS ONE OF MY BEST FRIENDS WITH ALL MY LOVE, BUBBER POWELL.
 
~ BUBBER POWELL, NEWPORT NEWS, Virginia
 

August 13, 2009
 

 I'm so sorry for the loss of Carolyn and admire her strength during the past few months as she battled with cancer.
~Janet Logan
 
~ Janet Logan, Midlothian, Virginia
 

August 13, 2009 
 

John and Gwen,
We were so sorry to hear about your sister. Our prayers are with you and your family.
Pam Nicholson Gailey and Melody Nicholson Timmer
 
~ Pam Gailey, Saluda, Virginia
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August 13, 2009

My heart is with everyone in the family! I know how hard it is to lose someone you dearly love. Thoughts and prayers, Jessica, Everett and Haighliegh Bordeaux Perry

~ Jessica Bordeaux-Perry, Montcalm, West Virginia
 


August 14, 2009
 

To Johnny and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Three years ago this month I lost my Mother and you came to ease my pain. It was so nice of you to do that and I will never forget. Time helps heal but we always will miss our loved ones. In Friendship, Brownie Shaffer Haracivet
 
~ Brownie Shaffer Haracivet, Gloucester, Virginia
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August 14, 2009
 

We are sorry for your loss. Carolyn was a wonderful person and a great friend and she will be missed by everyone.
Virginia and Cheryl Raynor
 
~ Virginia Raynor, Hampton, Virginia
 

 

 

   Our deepest condolences are extended to Carolyn's entire family and their friends at this time.


  Y'all take good care of each other!  TYPHOONS FOREVER!  We'll Always Have Buckroe!

                          Love to all, Carol

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Carol Buckley Harty  
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