With sadness, we announce the passing of Chiyoi Homma Eanes, peacefully at home, on May 20.
She was born in Japan in 1925, first daughter of Kyuichi and Misu Homma. She married and moved to Maine after WWII finally settling in Check, Virginia for the past 60 years. She raised her five children, became a US citizen and retired from Maid Bess Corporation in Salem and made many loving friends along the way.
She was always a devoted mother and grandmother, dedicating her life to her family.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her son Mike Eanes, and granddaughter, Jackie Johnson.
She is survived by her sisters, Kazuko, Kimiko, Haruyo, Reiko, Sueko, Hideko; brother Syosaku and a niece and nephews all living in Japan. Her daughters, Marie (Arthur) Spence, Susan (Steve) Delozier; sons, Steven Eanes, Dale (Carrie) Eanes; grandchildren Michelle (Keith) England, Melissa (Greg) Cox, Matthew (Truc) Eanes, Meghan (Kent) Moles; great-grandchildren, Morgan, Mallary, Mitchell, Ben, Vince and Madison, all who will miss her love and laughter.
Graveside service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday May 24, 2018 at Wilson Cemetery with Gregory Cox officiating.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Floyd County Vol. Fire Dept., PO Box 33, Floyd, VA 24091(Locust Grove, Station #3).