Jane Octavia Henson, 80, longtime Norfolk resident

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Jane Octavia Henson, 80, of Norfolk, Va., passed away at a local hospital on June 27, 2016. Born in Appomattox to Howard and Mamie Flowers, she lived in Norfolk since early childhood.

Jane Octavia Henson
           Jane Octavia Henson

Survivors are her husband of 49 years, Henry P. Henson; her children, Susan Saunders (Richard), James “Butch” (Sue), Steven, and Marian “Beth”, (Kelly Burgess); three grandchildren, Kelly Henson Rose, David Tew and Nicole Petillo; four great-grandchildren and numerous relatives and friends.

Jane was devoted to family and was a member of Trinity-Word of Faith Baptist Church for more than 48 years.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at Trinity-Word of Faith Baptist Church, 2808 Ballentine Blvd., Norfolk, with Rev. Andre Salley officiating. Visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Trinity-Word of Faith Baptist Church. Condolences to the family may be offered at www.hollomon-brown.com.