Ann Marie Massenburg

Sunrise: July 28, 1969

Sunset: March 14, 2020

Ann Marie Massenburg was called home to heaven on March 14, 2020, in Portsmouth, Va. Our beloved “Ann Marie” was born July 28,1969 to Annie E. Cheek and the late Grover C. Massenburg

Ann Marie was a faithful member of the Ransom for Souls Church as long as her health allowed. She was a hardworking single mother with an in-charge and boss lady personality. Ann Marie was as a certified mental health and peer support counselor in Portsmouth and Virginia Beach. She was a long-term supervisor at multiple warehouses including National Linen Services in Portsmouth, Va. She attended Cradock High School and graduated from Tidewater Community College with a degree in Business Management. Ann Marie had a love of music, especially Patti Labelle.

Ann is preceded in death by her father Grover C. Massenburg, two brothers Dennis Carter and Howard Jones. She leaves to cherish her memory, her mother Annie E. Cheek, her only son Travon M. Massenburg, three sisters Emma Cousar (Justice), Deloris Craddock ( Anthony), Callie Battle (David), Life-long best friend and sister Theresa Williams-Rivers, six brothers Robert Massenburg (Terry), William Carter, Grover Massenburg, Donnell Massenburg, Larry Massenburg, Michael Massenburg and Leonard Jones, Five grandchildren, Taniyah, Tra’Onna, Travon II, Travis, & Travell  “Bubba” Massenburg, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.

Viewing Sunday, March 22, 2020 12:00pm -5:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Monday, March 23, 2020 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel

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    Theresa Williams-Rivers says

    Your wings were ready, but my heart was not. I love you my sister. To my nephew Travon, I pray that you will find strength and peace in her memories, smile and laughter. I love you baby boy.

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    Patricia Brown says

    Sorry to hear of the passing of Ann. We use to fellowship under the Leaderdhip of APOSTLE CHERRY. Ann is resting for now. Family be ENCOURAGE and keep pressing FORWARD????

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      Ree says

      From the day we met 4yrs ago I can say I LOVE YOU and will cherish every moment we spent together Ms. Ann… You were one feisty keep it real with u woman and I will never forget you…. To be absent from the body to be present with the lord RIP

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    EMMA COUSAR says

    This was a veryhard thing to accept that I lost my sister
    But I know that you are with the Lord all I can say is .
    No more pain you are Resting my SISTER I

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    Veronica Faulk says

    My sincerest deepest condolences to the Massenberg Family…May God continue to be with you during this trying times and the days to come

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    Reshema says

    Hey auntie may you Rest In Peace and fly. You always had a great smile and a kind heart. I love you.

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    Bobbie Mason says

    Prayers and condolences to the family of Ann, a long time Cradock high school classmate.

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