Virginia Beach- Ermogene McNew, 76, passed away in a local hospital on October 5th, 2006. She was a wife, homemaker, and the daughter of the late Bryan and Virgie Jones of Ripley, Mississippi. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Doris Jean Raymond and brother, Lesley Jones.
Ermogene is survived by her husband of 55 years, Clyde "Ed" McNew; a son, William E. McNew and wife Gina of Atlanta, Ga. She is also survived by a brother, William L. Jones and wife Ruby of Florida; sisters, Sarah Rowell and Eleanor Crawford of Mississippi; mother-in-law, Hazel McNew of Pennsylvania; son-in-law, Joe Raymond and wife Connie of Chesapeake, VA. Ermogene also leaves behind her precious grandchildren, Colby and Caity Raymond of Chesapeake, VA., Krissy, Ryan, and Seth McNew of Atlanta, Ga.
Ermogene, better known as "Jean" wan an American Red Cross Volunteer and worked at the Boone Clinic Pharmacy for twenty six years. She was also a member of the Church of Christ, in Ripley, Mississippi.
A memorial service will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd., Virginia Beach, VA. October 10th, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Tracy Bradshaw officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com