Argentina Brown

Sunrise: January 16, 1960

Sunset: May 1, 2021

On Saturday, May 1, 2021, our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, life partner and friend Argentina Brown left us all too soon.

Argentina was born on January 16, 1960 to the late Louise Smith and William Harvey. She attended Woodrow Wilson High School and later worked at Wendy’s followed by working 7 years Metro Machinery.

Argentina loved to dance, listen to music, watch television, and word searches.  She also loved to spend time with her children and grandchildren and her life partner Ernest Woodard.

Argentina was predeceased in death by Ruth Smith (grandmother), Minnie Lee Parker (grandmother) and Walter Brown III (son).

She leaves to cherish her memories, her sisters Viola Hall, Marie Riddick, Jacqueline Elliott, Teresa Harvey; also her life partner Ernest along with her children Monique Wright, Ronald Wright(September Wright), Melissa Brown, Walisha Williams(Cortez Williams), Keith Brown(Dionne Brown), Marquice Brown(Shayla Brown), 21 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

No Public Viewing Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, May 8, 2021 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel Interment Olive Branch Cemetery Cpl J M Williams Avenue Portsmouth, VA 23701 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance.

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    Andre' Lamont Hill says

    Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot healed. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this most difficult time of transition.
    I Love You

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