Lavern Peden Barnes

Feb 4, 2024

Lavern Peden Barnes departed this life on February 4, 2024, after a brief illness. She is preceded in death by her husband Robert L. Barnes Sr. She is survived by her sister Janey Peden Harper, a host of nieces and nephews, and a devoted friend Ruth Williams of Fort Washington, MD.

In addition, after moving to Suffolk, VA, last year, she...

Lloyd Thomas Sharpe

Feb 2, 2024

Lloyd Thomas Sharpe, 78, of New York transitioned Friday, February 2, 2024. He was the son of the late James Sharpe, Sr. and Dora Sharpe. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his siblings James Sharpe, Jr. and Mary Sharpe Whitaker,

 

He was a native of Suffolk, Virginia and after high school he relocated to New York. For over...

Mary Louise Berry

Feb 1, 2024

Mary Louise Warren Berry, 84, of Adams Street, Suffolk, Virginia transitioned Thursday, February 1, 2024 at her residence. A celebration of life will be held 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, February 13, 2024 at New Mt. Joy Food for Living Ministries. She will be laid to rest in Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial veterans cemetery. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted...

Hugh Elliott Sawyer

Jan 27, 2024

Hugh Elliott Sawyer, 61, of Suffolk, Virginia transitioned Saturday, January 27, 2024 at Northern Cardinal. All services are pending. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home, Inc.

Darius Ward

Jan 25, 2024

The Ward family circle has been broken again on January 25, 2024 Darius Ward peacefully closed his eyes and slept into eternity at his residence. The youngest of eight siblings, born on December 1, 1968 to the late Alvin L. Ward Sr. and Mamie Lue Jones Ward. 

He was a graduate of John Yeates High School class of 1989 (The Chargers)...

Sonya Brown

Jan 24, 2024

Sonya S. Brown, 61, of Airport Road, Suffolk, Virginia transitioned Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at her residence. A celebration of life will be held 1:30 p.m., Sunday, February 4, 2024 in the Melvin J. Blowe Chapel. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home, Inc. 

Tom Roosevelt Cutler, Jr.

Jan 24, 2024

Tom Roosevelt Cutler, Jr., 60, transitioned Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at Nansemond Pointe Rehabilitation.

He was born May 5, 1963 at Obici Hospital Suffolk, Va., to Tom R. Cutler Sr. and Ruby Mae Robinson-Cutler. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, his daughter Candi Cutler, and his sister Tracy Cutler Elam.

Tom was a 1981 graduate of Forest Glen High School. He...

Linda Karen Crocker

Jan 23, 2024

Linda was born on March 14, 1955, to the late Phillip H. Crocker, Sr. and the late Malinda G. Crocker.  She was a native of Suffolk, VA.  On Tuesday, January 23, 2024, she entered into eternal rest at Sentara Obici Hospital, Suffolk, VA.

During her early years Linda attended Little Bethel Baptist Church in Suffolk, VA.   She attended John Yeates...

Brittany Nicole Covietz

Jan 21, 2024

Brittany Nicole Covietz, 33, of Gateway Drive, Suffolk, Virginia, transitioned at her residence on Sunday, January 21, 2024. All services will be private. Professional services with dignity have been entrusted to Crocker Funeral Home, Inc. 

Margaret Banks Rodgers

Jan 20, 2024

Margaret B. Rodgers, 87, of Chesapeake, VA, transitioned Saturday, January 20, 2024 at home. She is the daughter of the late Estelle Deloatch. She is also preceded in death by her husband Charles E. Rodgers; daughters, Grace Garris, Justine Garris; sons, Sylvester C. Bowers and Martin L. Bowers.

She attended East Suffolk School Class of 1954. She was a member of...