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Christopher Ronald Anthony


Sunrise: February 7, 1958

Sunset: September 15, 2022

Christopher Ronald Anthony (known as Chris) transitioned from this earthly life to eternal rest on September 15, 2022.  Chris was born February 7, 1958 in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Elizabeth Marie Boyce Anthony and the late Lewis McCoy Anthony.  He attended the Norfolk Public School System where he graduated from Booker T. Washington High School and received a Bachelor’s degree from Norfolk State University.  Chris enlisted in the United States Army in 1982, was trained as a Tactical Communications Systems Operator and Mechanic, and received an Honorable Discharge when his tour of duty ended. Chris worked several jobs as a Shipboard Electrician Contractor for the Department of Defense until he became disabled.

Christopher’s first marriage was to Marshia Johnson and they had one daughter, ReShawn.  After their divorce he married Belinda Dixon and remained married to her until his death.  Christopher suffered several health issues which worsen in the last few years to include dialysis.  He also had several emergency room and hospital visits.  Throughout all this his beloved wife Belinda was with him.

Christopher was preceded in death by his parents Elizabeth Marie Boyce Anthony and Lewis McCoy Anthony; and 2 brothers: Paul Luther Anthony and Keith Ray Anthony.  He is survived by his beloved wife Belinda Anthony; 1 daughter: ReShawn Anthony (Ty); 1 brother: Bishop Douglas McCoy Anthony, Sr. (Evangelist Dorseen Anthony); 2 stepsons: Monzale (Lisa) and Marcel Brandy (Aesha); 4 granddaughters: Nasia, Morgan, Madison and Noale; 1 grandson: Michael; 1 sister in law: Pamela Petifer (Tyrone); 1 brother in law: Kelvin (Erica); as well as a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.

Viewing Friday, September 30, 2022 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, Virginia Celebration of Life Saturday, October 1, 2022 11:00 AM Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, Virginia Laid to Rest Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery Suffolk, Virginia

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    Belinda says

    Time for you to take your heavenly rest…,Rest In Peace. You are forever in my heart, your devoted wife Belinda

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    Cassandra Nelson says

    To the Anthony and Family, you have our condolences, may God Comfort and Strengthen you all during this time, love you much Roya & Cassandra Nelson, Shirley Armstrong & Family

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    Teresa Allen says

    Ms.Belinda
    I’m sending my prayers and condolences to you and the family🙏🏽🙏🏽

    Teresa Allen

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      Belinda says

      Thank you my friend. Belinda

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    Donald Glenn says

    Just got word my supv of Chanelli Building Corp. telecomm had passed andcwe worked at Amsec also. Other co workers Will Sanders..Frank Blocker and me.Donald Glenn was just talking bout were he was a couple months ago.He had our #s abd we loss touch.Chris was our bruh and we also moved from company to company together.RIP Chris.We will missed a great bruh..friend..co worker..Bless family..

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