Doris Mae King

Sunrise: April 17, 1932

Sunset: January 28, 2020

Doris Mae King, our beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt age 87 of Norfolk, VA passed away on Tuesday, January 28,2020.

She was born to the late Claudia Mae Platt and Gus Platt Jr, of Norfolk, VA on April 17,1932.

Doris was a homemaker living with the love of her life Theodore Stith for 54 years. She loved and adored her mother and those special visits from her children and grandchildren. A wonderful friend to those she liked.

Left to cherish her memories are her eight children, Betty King of VA Beach, Sharon Clemmons of Chesapeake, Daphen McCullough (Ernest) of Norfolk, Alfreda King Wright (Otis) of VA Beach, Sabrina Rich (Carlton) of Norfolk, Theodore King of Northern VA, and Muhammad Payne of VA Beach; twenty two grandchildren, thirty nine great grandchildren, nineteen great great grandchildren; sister, Annie Marie Burney (John) of VA Beach; brother, Reginald Platt of Norfolk and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Receiving Friends Tuesday, February 4, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Avenue Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Roosevelt Memorial Park 1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake, VA 23320

Send Flowers


  1. reply
    Morris J. Haskins says

    My Dear Alfreda,
    I’m sorry for your loss.
    May the Lord grant you
    with calmness and emotional strength during
    this time of sorrow. May Doris soul forever sleep in Heavenly Peace. Amen

  2. reply
    Sheila burney/brown says

    Freda this sheila
    So sorry for your loss
    May god all with my family and very step of the way.

  3. reply
    Sheila brown says

    Freda this is sheila
    May god be with my family every step of the way.
    Love you Freda.

  4. reply
    Jackie says

    Kelvin and I sending our love and condolences to you and your family

  5. reply

    Our Thoughts are with you at this Sad Time: Sorrow touches the heart in such a personal, private way. But we hope you know you’re not alone-our caring thoughts are with you now and in the days to come.
    ” With Deepest Sympathy”

  6. reply
    Trent & Gina Owens says

    Our hearts are saddened by your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you. May the memories of Ms. Doris and the love of family surround each of you and give you strength in the days ahead. We pray that the love of God enfolds you during your difficult times and that he helps you heal with the passage of time…In Jesus name, Amen.

  7. reply
    The Winston Family...Sheryl, Tonya, Pam, and Geno says

    Our deepest sympathies go out to your families. May our AWESOME God give you the peace that you seek. May our condolences bring you comfort and prayers that eases your loss. We offer you our thoughts, prayers and God will grant you the strength in the coming days. Weeping may endure for a night, but JOY comes in the morning….

Leave a Reply


Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

P 757.628.1000 • F 757.545.9148

© 2020 Metropolitan Funeral Service