Mercedees O. Goodman

Sunrise: November 3, 1947

Sunset: August 4, 2019

Mercedees “Lil Merk” Myers Goodman died peacefully in her home on Sunday, August 4, 2019 in Norfolk, VA at the age of 71. Mercedees was preceded in death by her parents, Mercedes Murray Myers Uzzell and George Myers Jr., brothers, Francis Myers and Gregory Myers. Mercedees is survived by her loving children, Gregory Goodman (Lisa) and Georgette Houchins (Nikita); a brother, George Myers (Danielle); one aunt, Leola Mason and one sister-in-law Zelma Hall; five grandchildren, Melonie, Tony, Malachi, Morgan and Madison; three great grandchildren and a host of cousins, nieces, and nephews. A lifelong resident of Norfolk, Mercedees was a graduate of Booker T.Washington High and Norfolk State College. She was a beautiful person inside and out with a generous heart who was willing to help anyone in need whether they were family, friends or strangers. We will miss her but will continue to carry her giving spirit within us all.

No Public Viewing Memorial Service Friday, August 9, 2019 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505

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    Lance Giddens says

    Greg and Gigi,
    Please accept my heartfelt condolences. Your mother was a special woman; smart, kind, and always giving. I will always think of her in the highest regards.

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    R a l e t t e Robinson says

    To the family I send my heartfelt condolences. I will continue to lift y’all up in prayer.

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    Darlene, Michael, Danea says

    Armor you are truly amazing woman we will miss you we love you so much

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    Darlene, Michael, Danea says

    Aunt Meck you are truly amazing woman we will miss you we love you so much

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    Brian Goodman says

    To Greg and Gigi I truiy know your pain but god will comfort you. I love my aunt merk she amazing woman would help anyone she is in god hands now.

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    Keeonya Bradley says

    GiGi, I was saddened to read about the loss of your mother. I know that pain all too well, and all too recent. You and your family have my condolences. May God grant you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

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