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Julia Knight


Sunrise: July 1, 1932

Sunset: May 17, 2020

On May 17, 2020, God sent his angels down and called Julia Knight home. Julia was born July 1, 1932 in Princess Anne County, VA. She was the last-born child of Louise P. and Benjamin Knight. Julia professed her belief in Christ and
was a member of St. John AME Church, Virginia Beach, VA. Julia was educated in the Virginia Beach Public School
System. She retired after thirty-seven years of service with Norfolk Public School. She took pleasure in playing BINGO
and going to church with Rosa Jane, her best friend.

She leaves to cherish her memory and celebrate her life two children, Rickey Donnell Knight and Earline Deloris Knight-
Wilson, three grandchildren, Eric Parham, Salah AL Din Shareef, and Benjamin Wilson and a host of great grands, nieces, nephews, cousin, and friends, whom she loved and had no problem saying what she had to say.

Viewing Friday, May 22, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, May 23, 2020 12:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Interment Woodlawn Memorial Gardens 6329 E. Virginia Beach Boulevard Norfolk, VA 23504 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    Denise(Neisy) & Rev. Chris Smith, Isiah(Red Ball) Foreman, Jerome(Poo) Hurdle, Nicole and Niyah Willis says

    Family, for everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through PATIENCE & COMFORT of the Scriptures we might have HOPE. Romans 15:4 Much Love Cousins

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    Derek Lathan(De-del) says

    Ms julia was a sweet lady sold the best frozen cups in Roberts park.l send my prayers and condolences to Earlean and Ricky and the entire family

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      Lolita Greene says

      I will truly miss Mrs. Julia Knight. I will miss her jokes, laughter and being around me and my family. She often attended our family & church events. She was onw of my mom and my deceased grandmother’s (Ethelene Williams) best friend for over 54 years or longer. There will never be anyone else to fill her shoes. Now she walks in her heavenly shoes. I will miss her very much but GOD needed her more. Ricky, Earlean & the entire Knight family, my heart and prayer is with you on this day.

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    Tina Gordon says

    To the Knight family; Earline, Ricky,grandchildren, and the neices and nephews. Cousin Julia will truly missed; she was a beacon light to Vivian Elliott’s family. We truly loved her and she will be missed. SendingDeep condolences to your family and close friends during this sorrowful time. God bless you and may heaven smile upon you

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    Arkansas Foreman says

    May God continue to give you much strength in this period of bereavement. Weeping may endure for the night but joy cometh in the morning. May you be reminded of the precious years spent with your mother.
    Aldred & Arkansas Foreman

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    Jean Hurdle says

    May god be with you in time of your sorrows and. Many blessings from the Hurdles family

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    Tonya Johnson Jackson says

    My Great aunt was the most wonderful person I know truly a roll model in our lives we know God makes no mistakes although we love you he loved you more auntie so rest easy until we all meet again we love u

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    Lisa, Ron, and Sydney Johnson says

    Earline, we wish that we could be there with you during this time of great sorrow. Please know that we love you and are with you in spirit and praying for your continued health and strength.

    God Bless and keep you until we meet again.

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    Stephanie E. Hollomond says

    May God comfort and continue to watch over you.Peace and blessing during this difficult time. Sorry for your loss.

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    Carolyn Hayes says

    May you find additional comfort in knowing we are praying much for this dear family.

    With our love and prayers,
    The Hayes Family of Chesapeake, VA

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