Janie Denise Boone-Taylor

Sunrise: May 31, 1959

Sunset: July 22, 2020

Janie Denise “Neicy” Boone Taylor of Suffolk, VA, well known for her athletic prowess at John F. Kennedy High School and Norfolk State University, died July 22, 2020, at her home in Germantown, MD. She was 61 years old.

“While it is extremely difficult to express how devastating it is to lose Neicy, our family remains so very grateful to have been blessed with such a wonderful human being.” Neicy touched so many lives as a wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, friend and athlete.

“Neicy was a person with a courageous spirit, a giving heart and love for everyone. We are so proud of her accomplishments, but even more proud of her character, integrity, humility and kindness.”

She is survived by her Husband, Jerome; daughter, Ashley; 5 brothers, Herbert (Erma), Bobby (Rosemary), Edward (Cynthia), Cornell (Crystal), Leland; 3 sisters, Angelia (Eley), Tammy (Tim); Special Niece, LaTonya (Nelson) and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Viewing Sunday, August 2, 2020 12:00pm - 5:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Monday, August 3, 2020 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Chapel Interment Carver Memorial Gardens 2320 E Washington Street Suffolk, VA 23434 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    Michelle Williams says

    To the Boone family my heart aches with you, but REMEMBER EARTH HAS NO SORROW HEAVEN CANNOT HEAL
    Michelle Williams & Family

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    Lene says

    Love you and praying for you guys Lene

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    Jack Marsden says

    I am so sorry to hear about Janie’s passing. I worked with Janie and she was always happy and never stopped smiling! Everyone at work enjoyed seeing Janie every day. She was always helping others out. We will pray for Janie’s family and miss her dearly. May the Lord bless Janie and her family and keep her safely by his side.

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    Clifton R Howell says

    My deepest condolences to Herbert & Erma. Earth has no sorry that Heaven cannot heal. Howie

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    Cathey Brown Jackson says

    My friend since 4th grade…words can’t express the depth of sorrow. However, through it all, I pray God’s strength for Ashley & Jerome. Hold on to the memories forever & ever. RIP sweet Neicy…

    Cathey Brown Jackson

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    Vivian King says

    To the Boone family
    I am praying for you. Neicy ( I called her baby Jane) and I grew up together and we had some great times. I will miss her presence. May God help you through this time.
    Love you forever ,
    Yvette (Jordan)

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      Juanita Ebron says

      My prayers are you on today Herbert and Erma.

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    Sylvia Sebron says

    May god bless and comfort you all love sylvia

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    Joyce Brown says

    Wishing you strength, comfort and peace.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    God BLESS you all.

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    Tracey Spraggins says

    My Prayers and heart ♥️go out to the family.

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    Liz Brown says

    I have fond memories of Neicey as a neighbor in the 70′, she was one of my daughter, Sharon Hill-Walker’ best friend. Neicey visited my home many times and it was always a joy to have there, she was a lovely person. To the family, Be Blessed!!!

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    Shakeya Boone says

    Sending Love & Prayers to our Boone family! Our cousin Neicy will be missed deeply.

    Shakeya Boone
    De’Shawn Boone
    Tarren Boone

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    Oria Holland-class of 1977 says

    To the family:
    I was so sadden to hear of Neicey passing. I do knew there is healing in the word of God. Her memory will live on. May God continue to bless your family during these times.

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