Lorraine M. Cole, 76, of Old National Pike, Boonsboro, Md., passed away Wednesday March 28, 2012, at her home.
Born July 3, 1935, in Jonesville, Va., she was the daughter of the late Oscar C. and Cleo C. (Hall) Ely.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carson Cole, on Aug. 17, 1998.
She was co-owner and operator of Cole Drywall in Boonsboro.
She is survived by her son, Tim C. Cole Sr. of Keedysville, Md.; grandchildren, Tim C. Cole Jr. of Keedysville and Janet L. Cole of Thurmont, Md.; great-grandson, Aden M. Cole of Keedysville; sisters, Bonnie Poteet and Jean Carter, both of Church Hill, Va.; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Earl Ely and Carles Ely, and sister, Mary Alice Ely.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, March 31, at 11 a.m. at Boonsboro Cemetery, with Pastor Al Cameron officiating.
The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.