Deshaunta Renai Baker

Sunrise: November 19, 1990

Sunset: September 3, 2022

DeShaunta Renai Baker 31, was born in Portsmouth, VA to Robert Veal and Devonna Clark. She received her wings on Saturday, September 3, 2022 as she took her flight from this earthly realm.

DeShaunta attended and graduated from Churchland High in 2009. She later attended Strayer University where she was majoring in Accounting. DeShaunta was employed with Wendy’s, where she met her prince charming, her husband Ronnie.  She later gained employment with Hardees where she became the store General manager.  After leaving, Hardees, she later obtained employment with GEICO, as a customer service representative. DeShuanta had a heart for people and enjoyed helping others. She loved holidays, family time and most importantly sweet potatoes. DeShaunta loved her parents dearly; however, she was a daddy’s girl.  Additionally, she had an abundant of love for her two girls and enjoyed spending quality time with them. She was a member of True Worship COGIC, under the leadership of Pastor Ronnie Baker, Sr.  DeShaunta loved the Lord as she spent many days praying and reading the word of God.

DeShaunta is predeceased by her grandparents, Ozie and Velma Bullock; twin sisters, Ciara and Kierra Bullock and brother, Robert Thorne.

DeShaunta leaves to cherish her husband of 10 years Min. Ronnie Jr., and their two daughters, Jacadia Baker 9 and Jamia Baker 6. Her parents, mother Debvonna Clark; father, Robert Veal; step-father, Larry Clark; one brother, Robert Winfield; four sisters, Francine Harrison (Alfred), Rosalind Winfield, Natalie Winfield, and LaCresha Downey (David); one aunt, Sandra Veal (Weetone); four uncles, Gregory, Desi, Devin and Darius Bullock; a host of devoted aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. DeShaunta Baker will truly be missed by those all who knew and loved her.

Viewing Tuesday, September 13, 2022 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH LIVE ONLINE Wednesday, September 14, 2022 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens 3920 Airline Blvd. Chesapeake, VA 23321

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    Kemmie B Malone says

    To Debbie and Family I want to take this time out to send my deepest condolences to you and your family on the loss of your beautiful…I pray that God give you peace and understanding…I will continue to pray for y’all…Love you ❤

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    Carolyn Hurdle Cannon says

    Debbie, there is a quiet place where you can talk to the Lord. He knows and understands your pain. His loving arms are caressing you right now giving the comfort that you need. Be encouraged knowing that Shaunta is resting in her bright mansion above.

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    Teddy Nixon says

    Praying for comfort, strength and peace for the family and friends in Jesus name Amen 🙏🏾❤️

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    Donna Elaine Freeman Saleem says

    Sending my prayers and strength to the family ❤️🙏🙏

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    Donna Elaine Freeman Saleem says

    Sending my prayers and strength to the family asking God to cover you’ll ❤️🙏🙏

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    Janice Connor says

    Words seem inadequate to express the sorrow felt by the loss of your beloved. My heart is with you. Praying your strength in the Lord.

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    Rev. Deborah C. Pace says

    Sending my condolence to my cousin Deshaunata God love you more than we did and He did not want you to suffer any more. Yes you fought a good battle. Now lay in the Maser Hands because He loved you more than you could have than you could have known. yes you are gone fro this world but your memories will always be in our heart.
    From your cousin Rev. Deborah Pace and family from Douglasville, Ga.

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    The Jackson Family says

    Debvonna & family,
    Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your most beloved daughter,
    (Deshaunta), wife, mom, sister, and family. We can’t always see God’s plan, but He knows the depth of your love, and only He can bring the comfort your heart needs. Praying with you and for you.

    (1 Pet. 5:10) “And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.”

    Forever in our hearts! Love, The Jackson Family

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