Lenora M. Raines



Lenora M. Raines, 90, of Spotsylvania County, passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Bowling Green Health and Rehab Center.

Mrs. Raines was the widow of Milton Raines. She was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Lenora Horton Mercer. She was the youngest of five children Evelina, Buddy, Mrytle and Delila. She was preceded in death by her two sisters, her brother and her daughter-in-law, Fanny Eure.

Mrs. Raines was employed at Roses in Norfolk and Fredericksburg for more than 25 years where she was affectionately known as “Grandma.”

Left to cherish her memory is her only son, Rev. James Eure and wife Laurie of Spotsylvania; sister Delila Rhea; five grandchildren Teena, Tammy, Jimmy, Jenny and Joe; and ten great-grandchildren.

A service will be held at noon on Friday, January 12 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens.