Eileen Bone Valentine, 85, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Eileen was born July 2, 1929 in New Bern, NC to the late Charles Wesley Bone and Ruby Woodall Bone. She was a graduate of Rocky Mount High School and Meredith College. She taught for many years in the public school system.
She is survived by her children: Timberley Valentine of Raleigh, Jay Valentine and wife, Karen of Cary, Craig Valentine of Beaufort, SC, Thad Valentine and wife, Melinda of Raleigh, Meredith Valentine and husband, Phil Mitchell of Macon, NC; grandchildren: Courtney Valentine, Katie Valentine, Tad Valentine, and Sam Mitchell; and her brother: Charles Wesley Bone, Jr and wife, Carolyn of Avon Park, FL.
A time of visitation with the family will be held from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Saturday, September 6, 2014 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545. Following the visitation, family and friends are welcome at the home of Thad and Melinda Valentine, 2031 Timber Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Ruth Sheets Adult Day Care Center, 228 W. Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27603 or Meals on Wheels of Wake County, PO Box 37639, Raleigh, NC 27627.
Condolences to the family may be sent to poolefuneral.com under Obituaries.