Michael Tyson

Sunrise: October 5, 1990

Sunset: September 1, 2023

Today we celebrate the life of Michael Louis-Pete Tyson. While the loss is grievous and we will miss his presence, we take comfort in knowing that he is resting peacefully in the presence of the Lord our God.

On Friday, September 1st, 2023, Michael entered into his eternal rest in Washington, DC. Michael was born on October 5, 1990 in Norfolk, Virginia to Sharon Louise Tyson-Pete and Louis Pete.

Michael was a graduate of Norview High School (2009) where he participated in the band. He also attended Tidewater Community College in Norfolk, Virginia. He also played in the band at NSU for a short time.  He was employed by CVS Pharmacy as a Supervisor. Michael also enjoyed gospel music (Battle of the Bands), cooking, spending time with family and friends, and he was an encourager of others. Michael was a peacemaker who avoided conflicts and loved making people laugh.

Michael leaves to treasure his memory: his mother; Sharon Louise Tyson-Pete, father; Louis Pete (Rose Marie), Siblings; Jimmy Oliver and Patricia Pete, Special sisters and brothers; Erica Tyson, Lynntrese Joyner (Aaron), Tiffany Tyson, Tia Tyson, Eric Tyson, Javon Collier, Linwood White, Rakeeem Tyson, Aaron Vaughan and Capria Tyson, Uncles; Marvin Best (Annie), Ronnie Poole, Johnnie Earl Tyson (Shirley), Michael Tyson (Sherry), Eric Tyson (Melvina), Rickey Tyson (Tina), Aunts; Janice Mae Tyson, Wendy Tyson, Stephanie Bland and Wanda Britt, and special friend, Esteban A. Zamarripa, and a host of great uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.

Viewing Thursday, September 7, 2023 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 7246 Granby Street Norfolk, VA 23505 Service Friday, September 8, 2023 11:30am Mount Gilead Missionary Baptist Church 1057 Kennedy Street Norfolk, VA 23513 Interment Roosevelt Memorial Park 1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake, VA 23320

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    Tiffany Tyson says

    My heart goes out to my entire family and friends of my cousin / God brother . This feels on unreal . I love you and I miss you . I’ll hold you forever in my heart .

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    C. Ward says

    My condolences and prayers go out to the Tyson family. Mike you will be missed.

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    Sharon Pete says

    My son, I had no idea that I only had you for 32 years! I am broken hearted but God knew what was best for you and I am grateful and thankful that to God for giving you to me. We had so many plans and I am still going to do them in honor of you. Rest baby rest, no more pain or suffering you’re healed. Love you always ♥️💕♥️

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    Candace Doxey-Johnson says

    To my Tyson family; Sharon I am sending love and prayers to you. I love you❤️

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    Vonnie Mcclease says

    Sorry for your loss my deepest condolences to you and your family 🙏🙏🙏

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    Melodie, Thelma and James Moseley jr says

    Sending our condolences , and hugs to Sharon and the entire Tyson family!
    Mike you will be missed but never forgotten!
    Love y’all 💔

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    Delequence Hill (Quent) says

    Sharon you have my deepest sympathy and prayers. You are family so if their is anything you need during this times please let me know

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    David B. Kelley & Family says

    Please accept my deepest condolences for the passing of your son, Michael (Mike). His love for you brought joy, happiness, and most of all, Love. Michael’s laughter, kindness to others, and great memories will bring you and your family comfort in the days ahead.

    Sending my deepest sympathies and keeping you and your entire family in my thoughts and prayers.

    Always in my heart

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    Michelle Chesson says

    Sending my deepest condolences to the family. May God be with you all.

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    Vernell Gray says

    To the Family of Michael Tyson
    Weeping may endure for a night but joy cometh in the morning Psalm30:5. May God’s Peace be with you all.
    From Sisters Vernell & Esther Gray of MGMBC

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