Ivennia H. Ennis

Sunrise: March 19, 1932

Sunset: January 2, 2022

Honor her for all that her hands have done” from Proverbs 31:31

Ivennia Mae Hicks Ennis, daughter of the late Lunnie A. and Mattie Davis Hicks was born on March 19, 1932 in Ahoskie, North Carolina. She departed this life on Sunday, January 2, 2022 at Sentara Princess Anne Hospital in Virginia Beach, Virginia. She received her education in the Chesapeake School System and retired from the City of Norfolk as a Special Police Officer.

The family would like to acknowledge and honor the following: her deceased loving husband, Headley H. Ennis and their children Monet Featherson (ex-wife Vanessa Featherson), deceased daughter Iletha Ennis Bailey (spouse Antonio Bailey), Nicole Ennis and Tushaun Ennis (partner Kacey Haskins), Errol Ennis (wife Deborah), Joyce Malbon (husband Johnnie Malbon). She is preceded in death by two sisters and eight brothers: Mrs. Areather Hicks Wilson, Mrs. Blannie Spruill, Mr. Lannie Hicks, Mr. Johnnie Hicks, Mr. Cleveland Hicks, Mr. Spugie Hicks, Mr. James Hicks, Mr. Cecil Hicks, Mr. Ernest Hicks, Bishop George O. Hicks and grandchild Jennifer Malbon.  Also, our mother had a host of nieces and nephews locally in Virginia, North Carolina, Washington D.C., Maryland and New Jersey. She also leaves behind several grandchildren including, Dominique Ennis, Erik Ennis, Joyvan Malbon-Griffin, Vanecia Mazyck, Monique Featherson, Iletha Albritton, Harmony and Lyrik Ennis. In addition, she has several great-grandchildren including Travis Mazyck Jr., Carter Mazyck, Jennifer Griffin and Bruce Griffin III.

Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Thursday, January 13, 2022 1:30pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Granby Chapel Interment Woodlawn Memorial Gardens 6329 E Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23502 *Masks Required*

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    The Toppin Family and Daisy Doyal says

    Our heartfelt Condolence for the loss of your mother, we pray your faith will give you strength.

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    Deborah and Errol Ennis & family says

    We are so sorry for the loss of your mother.

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    GAIL POWELL says

    My sincere condolences to you Nicole and your family during this difficult time of the loss of your mother

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    Shirleen Church & Family says

    Please accept my deepest condolences for the loss of your mom. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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