OBITUARY

Alma Olene Butler Meares

May 25, 1925June 9, 2018

Alma Olene Butler Meares, widow of Lionel “Ed” Meares, went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, June 9, 2018. Olene had been a long time volunteer in the Surgical Waiting Room at Retreat Hospital before her illness and was a long time member of Fairmont Memorial Baptist Church. Olene is survived by one nephew, Billy L. Butler and his wife, Nancy; one niece, Sylvia Coates and her husband, Leroy; several great nieces and nephews; and her in-laws, William and Geneva Meares of Lexington, South Carolina. The family will receive friends Wednesday, June 13, from 1 to 2 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Ave., Richmond, VA 23231 where a service will immediately follow in the funeral home chapel at 2 p.m. A private graveside service will follow at Washington Memorial Park, Sandston, VA. Online condolences may be made at www.nelsenrichmond.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Olene is survived by one nephew, Billy L. Butler and his wife, Nancy; one niece, Sylvia Coates and her husband, Leroy; several great nieces and nephews; and her in-laws, William and Geneva Meares of Lexington, South Carolina.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Private Interment Wednesday, June 13, 2018
REMEMBERING

Alma Olene Butler Meares

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Christine Wofford

June 14, 2018

Much sympathy from the Wofford family in Michigan . I had the pleasure to meet olene and feel blessed to have done so. God bless the her and her family

FROM THE FAMILY