Greensboro,NC – Virginia Katherine Smith Raines, 76, passed away on Monday, April 1, 2013 at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital.
A graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Thursday, April 4, 2013 at the Smith Family Cemetery with Pastor Mark Smith and Reverend Rick Wilkie officiating. Katherine will lie in state one hour prior to the service at the Christian View Pentecostal Holiness Church Multi-Purpose Building at 425 Anglin Mill Road, Stoneville.
Katherine was born on August 9, 1936 in Rockingham County to the late Leonard Jackson “Jack” and Bertha Powell Smith. She was retired from Impact Enterprises and was a member of Cathedral of Faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Floyd Raines; children, Kathy Dean Raines, Floyd Max Raines and Rachel Beth Raines and several brothers and sisters.
Katherine is survived by sons, Timothy Wayne Raines and wife, Cathy of Walnut Cove and Paul Joseph Raines and wife, Cindy of Gibsonville; daughters, Virginia Lynn Raines Spencer of Reidsville and Rhonda June Raines Shaw of Greensboro; sisters, Carrie N. Smith of Martinsville and Mildred S. Black of Kernersville; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at Ray Funeral Home.
Condolences may be offered at www.rayfuneralhome.com.
Ray Funeral Home in Madison is serving the Raines family.