Beatrice Payton-Jacobs

Sunrise: October 2, 1926

Sunset: September 22, 2018

Beatrice Payton-Jacobs, 91, of Norfolk went to be with the Lord on September 22, 2018 in Aurora, Colorado. Beatrice was a dedicated member of First Baptist Church Logan Park for over 50 years and devoted to doing the Lord’s work. She was a faithful member of the No. 2 Ushers Board, additionally; she was a proud member of the First Baptist Church Logan Park Four Score Club. Beatrice was also honored for her tireless work as a missionary by the Norfolk Area Missionary Council of Hampton Roads.

Mrs. Jacobs retired from the Norfolk Naval Base (Breezy Point Officers Club) after working for over 20 years. Beatrice was the widow of the late Troy Jacobs and was preceded in death by her parents –Joseph and Ella Hodges-Payton a host of siblings:  William, John, Joseph, Charlie, Clarence, James, Mary, Naomi, Ella, and grandchildren: Kelvin Jacobs, Sharon Walker, and Darnell Clark.

Beatrice was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She is survived by one brother, James Harris; daughter, Cynthia Roberts and husband Roger; daughter, Linda Morris; daughter, Susie Carrington and husband Grantley; daughter, Willie Obge; son, William Harris; grandson, Vincent Jacobs; grandson, Major Ronald  Lawson (USA/RET); grandson, David Carrington; grandson, Nelson Walker Jr.; granddaughter, Alexis Ford, MD, MPH; great-grandsons, DeVon Lawson, Dante Lawson, Nicholas Jacobs, Kendal Lawson, Joshua Ford and one great-granddaughter Makia Howard and numerous nieces, nephews, and other devoted family members.

Viewing Friday, October 5, 2018 4:00pm - 7:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Granby Street Service Saturday, October 6, 2018 12 Noon First Baptist Church Logan Park 7493 Diven Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Interment Woodlawn Memorial Gardens 6309 E. Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23505

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    Vanessa (Head Family from Titustown) says

    Family, Condolences and prayers for comfort during the passing of Mother Beatrice. Please remember that our memories are forever and a place where we can always visit when our loved ones are no longer here.

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    Lydia Marie Best says

    Hugs and love,
    My Grandfather is the late William Payton and my mother is the late Shirley Best.

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      Antwione newsome says

      Wow! Didn’t know she passed brother my condolences to you an the family ? good bless

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    Dab says

    Sending heartfelt condolences to your family at this difficult time. The bible provides beautiful words of comfort to help cope with the grief, Rev 21:4, John 11:11-14; 17-26. May the many hugs caring thoughts and prayers be a source of comfort.

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    Deacon and Deaconess Raymond and Dean Williams says

    Heartfelt condolences to the family from Deacon and Deaconess Williams. Blessings to you all. God knows best. To absent from the body is to present with the Lord. God bless each and everyone of you and give you strength to cope with the lose of your love one.

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    Antwione newsome says

    Wow! Didn’t know she passed brother my condolences to you an the family ? good bless

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