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Harvey Lee Jackson


Sunrise: March 31, 1968

Sunset: March 6, 2024

Harvey L. Jackson of Norfolk, Virginia entered the eternal presence of God on March 6, 2024. Harvey attended Lake Taylor High School where he was the best snare drummer they ever had. Harvey would say “I was the best drummer to ever step foot in Lake Taylor, ask they’ll tell you”. He loved watching sports, especially the Cowboys, and telling a good story. Harvey loved clothes, a dresser he was, smelling good, and eating boneless breast with cheese sandwiches from Feather n Fin. Above all, he loved being with family, especially his children and grandson.

One thing Harvey looked forward to every baseball season, was working at Harbor Park and yelling “Fresh Squeeeeeezed Lemonade with Vodkaaaaa”. The simplest pleasures in life brought great joy to Harvey. You could always find him on his porch with both legs in a chair, enjoying the breeze or playing Monopoly Go.

His gentle, warm and kind spirit has significantly impacted his family and friends and will surely be missed. He was preceded in death by his mother Edith M. Jackson, father Harry L. Jackson, and his brother Michael Jackson. Harvey is survived by his oldest daughter Kaberlyn Janea’ Daniel, son Julian Ali, twin daughters Ja’Niya and Kamiyah Epps, grandson William Smith IV, sister Latoya Pembleton, two brother Duane and Michael Pembleton, many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and lifetime friend Kaberlyn Franks.

He will be missed by all who knew him.

Viewing Friday, March 22, 2024 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Wake Service Friday, March 22, 2024 3:00pm - 4:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, March 23, 2024 10:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel

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    Auntie Bren and Family says

    Please accept our heartfelt condolences for the loss of your father. We were deeply saddened to hear the news. You are certainly in our thoughts and prayers not just this most difficult time but always.. RIP Harvey!

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    NeaNea & Family says

    I was deeply saddened to hear about the passing of our loved one. May his family find comfort in the cherished moments they shared together, and may his memory bring us peace.

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    Judith Henderson says

    Rest in the arms of Jesus Harvey. No more heart or kidney problems. No more of any kind of worries!!! You’re fine now. To the family I send you my love and heartfelt condolences. Carlene continue to look up. You’re my beautiful sister and I love you. ALWAYS. God bless you.

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    Tonya Alston-Carroll says

    To the Graves family, you have my deepest sympathy. We were in the band together and shared some fond memories. Tootie and Michelle are my roll dogs for life. I love ya’ll my DP family.

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    Coleen Norman says

    My condolences to the Graves and Jackson families. Praying God’s strength and comfort for you all. Rest up childhood friend and neighbor so glad we had the chance to chop it up one last time just months ago at Booker T senior night for Nyasia. Thanks for caring for my grandnieces they are going to miss you dearly. RIH

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