Josephine Howard O’Neal, 86, retired motel manager

Josephine Howard O’Neal, 86, of Virginia Beach, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019.

Born in Ocracoke, North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Abner and Gurtie Howard and the widow of George R. O’Neal. She had retired as a manager with the Falcon Motel in Buxton, North Carolina.

Josephine was preceded in death by her daughter, Donna S. Hammock.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, George W. O’Neal; daughter, Mona L. Harrell; and six grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, June 11, at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Princess Anne Chapel. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. at the funeral home chapel. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 12, at Ballance Cemetery, Hatteras Village, North Carolina.

Share online condolences with the family at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home & Crematory.

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