Georgiana Peace McClease was called home to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, April 7, 2018. On September 15, 1958, Georgiana was born in Henderson, North Carolina. At the age of 16, she relocated to Norfolk, Virginia where she began to make her mark. She began a career as a coat finisher at Finklstein’s. Georgiana enjoyed nature, cooking and celebrating with her beloved ones. At a family gathering you would find her on the dance floor. She had a heart of gold and a spirit so bright. She would spread her joy wherever she went. Georgiana Peace McClease was born to the late Richard and Matilda Peace.
She was predeceased by her husband, Samuel E. McClease; son, Samuel McClease; daughters, Shirley Talley, Gloria Peace, Angela McClease and Sharon McClease. She leaves to cherish her memories; sister, Estella May; two daughters, Teresa McClease and Vonnie McClease; four sons, Marvin McClease, Deon McCleaese, Trent Peace and Terry Peace and a very dear friend who she loved as a son Cellie Howard. Georgiana leaves behind eleven grandchildren, Kevin McClease, Chintada Speller, Michelle McClease, Tiffany McClease, Santina Riddick, Jamarr McClease, Sheena Reid, Demetris McClease, Antonio McClease, Donnell McClease and Ashley McClease; ten great grand children. She also leaves a host of loving family and devoted friends to cherish her wonderful memories.