Corey Jermaine Hayes

Sunrise: September 14, 1971

Sunset: September 14, 2023

Corey Jermaine Hayes, 52, peacefully transitioned and received his Heavenly Wings on September 14, 2023. Corey was born to the late Angela Ronita Louise Hayes and the late Paul Linwood Hayes on September 14, 1971. He was also predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Luther Teel and Maria Teel; paternal grandparents, Mary Alston and Jerry Alston and his aunt, Barbara Savage. 

Corey attended Lake Taylor High School in Norfolk, VA. He was an entrepreneur, who loved to make clothing. He started his own clothing line, “Official Street Gear” also known to many OSG. He was an avid football fan of the Las Vegas Raiders. Corey loved those Raiders! Some of Corey’s favorite pastime other than watching football and making clothing  were drawing, eating candy and dancing! (He would be known to breakdance at any given time). 

Corey loved his family and there was nothing he wouldn’t do for them. He leaves to cherish his precious memories his children, Angela Hayes, Jakale Pinkney Madison Leighann Morse; brothers and sisters, Antonio Teel Sr. (Tracey), Troy Teel (Gail), Naketa Hayes (Katie), Toinetta Hayes, Trinetta Hayes (who was his loving caregiver and affectionately called by him as “Trinie”), Devonda Christmas (Breon) and Roschonda Amos (Barry); aunt, Tonya Adams; cousins, Brittney Adams, Shawn Savage, Lisa Hill and Latashoa Hill; one grandchild, Nikko; special sister in law, Tonia Teel (whom he held near and dear to his heart and affectionately called by him as “Red”); Godsister and Godbrother, Gail Campbell and Dewayne Carter “Heavy”;  childhood friends, Lamont Clark, Rodney McNeil, Anthony Garner and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

Viewing Saturday, September 23, 2023 12 Noon - 4:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Sunday, September 24, 2023 12 Noon Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel

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    Venice Lynn says

    Rest in peace my dear friend gonna miss our bingo days

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    Deacon Emeritus Carolyn Hayes says

    May the entire family find comfort in knowing God cares and will do what none other can do. Just trust and believe and accept Jesus as your savior. This is our prayer. Amen

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    Anthony Ralph says

    I’m going to miss your laughter, smile and sense of humor. You know how to make people feel comfortable around you even if they had a bad day. Rest in paradise my dude. You will be missed by everyone who knew you. My deepest condolences to your family and friends 🙏🙏🙏😞🕊️

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    Ronita Thornton says

    My condolences to you and the rest of the family. May God continue to strengthen you and give you peace ,joy and understanding. Cherish your memories of Corey.

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    Deana Robinson says

    Bro I’m lost for Words,I’m going to miss your crazy laugh & you trying to out dance All My Friends We Thank God for the Time He gave us to have with you & will Greatly Be Cherished by your Family & Friends Rest Easy My Bro Dance In Heaven Love Your Lil Sis Beasley

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    Deacon percell and Deaconess Selma Ricks says

    Our heartfelt condolences to the Hayes family and friends.Weeping May endure for a night, But joy come in the morning.Gone but not forgotten. Rest in God’s Heavenly Peace Cuz love 💖 you.

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    Levon Pinkney says

    Rest in peace Corey, you will always be remembered

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    Estherine J. Harding says

    Sister Roschonda, deepest sympathy and prayers to you and your family in the passing of your dear brother. May God bless and comfort each of your during this difficult time.

    Estherine J. Harding, NSU Retiree
    Life Member, NSUAA – Life Member
    @016 Distinguished Alumna
    Honorary Past Grand Worthy Matron, OES of VA, PHA

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    Tracy Jefferson says

    Condolences to Your family & friends. Pray you all find a little comfort during this time.

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    Kathy Biddle-Garner says

    This is really hard to process. We been friends since we were knee high to a baby. I done seen you at your highest to your lowest and you always was you. A joke with a serious face, always talking junk and willing to help the less fortunate. You were special. I’m truly going to miss you FRIEND

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    dayjah says

    fly highh step dadd i will always love & remember you, you treated all of us like we were your real kids. We been through so much, 🥺 gone but never forgotten, never say goodbye it’s see you later til then i’ll see you in the afterlife your in a better place you fought hard & i can vouch. I LOVE YOU 🫶🏽

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    dayjah says

    I LOVE YOU ❤️ 🕊️

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    dayjah says

    gone but never forgotten ❤️ 🕊️

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    Kimberly Stewart/CandyCollectionxoxo says

    I gonna miss you my friend 💕

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