He mentioned that considered one of his sisters and his nephew have been together with her “till the top” as nicely the “fantastic nurses who she entertained with tales from her life and far laughter over glasses of whisky.”
Additional detailing Eve’s life, Branson wrote that his mother taught his siblings the “significance of arduous work, of not taking your self too significantly, of treating individuals the way you want to be handled, of entrepreneurship, and a lot extra.”
The British billionaire mentioned she was “at all times engaged on a challenge” when he was younger and that she was “ingenious, fearless, relentless — an entrepreneur earlier than the phrase existed.”
Branson’s father died in 2011. Collectively, they’d three youngsters together with his sister’s Lindy and Vanessa.