David A. McLellan

Sunrise: January 3, 1947

Sunset: October 2, 2019

David “Beaver ”Allan McLellan, age 72, departed this life peacefully on October 2, 2019 in Portsmouth, VA. He was born January 3, 1947 to the late David McLellan and Eddie Townsend McLellan. He attended .I.C. Norcom High School. In his young adulthood years, he coached Little League football and mentored many young men. He began working for Newport News Naval Shipyard as an auto mechanic, and quickly learned his trade as a welder, where he finished his career at Norfolk Naval Shipyard. He was a member of a prestigious bowling league, from which he earned numerous trophies.

David was a hard-working , always smiling, joking and loving husband ,father, grandfather, uncle, nephew, and brother. He loved bowling, his 2 liter Pepsis, working on his cars, and driving around in his van, “65” Mustang and Camaro, He was a very “die-hard and loyal” Washington Redskins fan, no matter how many losses they suffered. David was predeceased by his mother, Eddie M. Townsend Mclellan; father, David Mclellan; and sister, Patricia Y. McLellan-Carmichael. David leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Edith I. McLellan; three daughters, Victoria Elliott (Larry), Nicole Cinkodelen, and Neltresia McLellan; two brothers, William McLellan(Denise) and Glenn McLellan; three sisters, Annie “Cookie”McLellan-Ausby, Dorcas” Dot” McLellan, and Vera Jean McLellan, all from Virginia; eight grandchildren, Dominique Banks, Brittany Banks, Tiffany Banks, Ivory Cade III, Isiah Cade, Ashlee McLellan, Marissa McLellan, and Marcellous Brown, Jr.; seven great- grandchildren, and a host of nieces, aunts, uncles nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

Viewing Friday, October 11, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Family Receiving Friends 6:00pm - 8:00pm Friday, October 11, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service Saturday, October 12, 2019 12 Noon Little Grove Baptist Church 6320 Old Townpoint Road Suffolk, VA 23435 Interment Roosevelt Memorial Park 1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake, VA 23320

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    Robert Carmichael says

    Condolences to the families. We are praying for you all. The Carmichael-McClellan families are grieving with you during this difficult time.
    The Carmichael-McClellan Families

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    George and Gladys Boggs says

    To The Mclellan Family,
    With our deepest sympathy in this time of sorrow. Our prayers are with you.
    The Boggs Family

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    Jesse Collins says

    My prayers are with the Family

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    Cornelius Revell says

    May god bless you mac rest in peace.

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