Portsmouth-Janelle Holland, 57, died August 22, 2001 in a local hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James Denton and Vernelle Denton Carter.
Janelle was a licensed clinical social worker who recently retired from E.V.M.S. She worked for the Norfolk Community Services Board for almost 10 years. She was a member of the Unitarian Church of Norfolk.
She is survived by her loving partner of almost 21 years, Carol L. Nelson; her daughter, Cristine Holland-Zapata and her grandson, James Zapata; as well as many friends who were like family.
A memorial service will be held 2pm , Saturday, September 15 at the Unitarian Church of Norfolk with Rev. Danny Reed officiating.