Edith Wanda McKinney

Sunrise: March 24, 1952

Sunset: October 31, 2023

Edith was a longtime member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church, 901 Thomas Circle, Portsmouth.  She was an alumni of IC Norcom class of 1970, Norfolk State University and University of Phoenix.

During her 30 years of dedication to the department of defense, her leadership and coworkers will remember her as being an outstanding individual who provided outstanding customer service and support to all. She retired in 2022 in which she spent her time with her grandchildren and daughter.

Edith is predeceased by her mother, Edith Janita Parker; siblings, Robert, Lonnie, Harold, Donald and Alvin. Her memory and legacy will be carried by her daughter, Michelle Mckinney; her grandchildren, Ryann and Deiontreia, her great grandchildren, Alicia and Amir Mckinney and a host of cousins and friends.

Viewing Thursday, November 9, 2023 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH LIVE ONLINE Friday, November 10, 2023 3:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel

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    Gary Turner says

    My heart goes out to the family God bless you all. You all have my heart and prayers with you always and love may God continue to watch over you and keep you safe 🙏. You are my family and I love you.

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    LaVonda M Allen Parker says

    Momma Edith will truly be missed
    Sis you and the family have my condolences and prayers
    Love You All
    If you need me call me

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    Idella Prude says

    To the family my deepest condolences,thank you for sharing Edith Mckinney with me,Edith was very kind sister/ friend, I Thank for giving me strength when i needed, encouraging,empowering to be a better person. Thank you my sister/ friend. I love you and going to miss you

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    Vanessa Johnson says

    Rest in peace Edith, you will be truly missed and never forgotten.

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    Dennis & Belva Boyd says

    Our condolences to the family. Edith was a kind and loving sister. She loved her daughter Michelle and her friends and family. Edith was my co-worker and she took pride in her job. Edith we will miss you.

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      Judi Bonds says

      My heart goes out to you Michelle , Edith was truly the best next door neighbor I could of had. Jim & I loved spending time with her. May God bring you comfort and strength in the coming weeks.

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    Rodney and Anita Drummond says

    Our condolences to you and your family Mrs. Edith was very kind except the time she said she was gonna beat me so Michelle you was on your own then, but my heart goes out to you I can’t say I know what your going through but I can imagine and I am here for you im not gonna say it’s gonna be ok but I will say it’s probably gonna be different so do what your heart desires cry if you need or smile at your memories bless you dear love you ❤️

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    Adell says

    Sincerest Condolences to the family for your loss, and I want you to know that I will be praying for strength, peace, and comfort for your family. May the Lord’s grace provide you comfort each day. Be blessed by the warm memories Ms Mckinney left in your hearts each day as you move forward .

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    Kenneth Novarro Armstead says

    Sorry for your loss, Our (Armstead) condolences go out to you and Dee Dee

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