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Rosa Ree Pressley


Sunrise: March 22, 1935

Sunset: September 16, 2020

On September 16,2020 Rosa R Brown Pressley was called home to be with the Lord. She was born to the late Percy Brown, Sr., and Rosa Lawrence Brown, on March 22,1935 in Old Norfolk County (currently Chesapeake, Virginia) Rosa later moved to Norfolk, Virginia where she was educated in the Public-School system. She was employed with the State of Virginia. Department of Health where she later retired after many years of service. She was a member of New Hope United Church- Christ, Berkley and a licensed Evangelist who loved poetry and helping others in the community until her health begin to decline.

Rosa is preceded in death by her late husband’s Willie W. Davidson and Ernest Pressley, Sr.; twelve siblings; and five great grandchildren.

She leaves to cherish her memories five daughters, Rosa Davidson Thomas (Calvin), Lorraine Davidson, Brenda Davidson Edmond (James), Andrea Davidson Lewis, and Lana Pressley (Mulikul); three sons, Willie N. Davidson, Cranston L Davidson, and Ernest Pressley,Jr; twenty four grandchildren; ninety five great grandchildren; thirty one
great great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Viewing Friday, September 25, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Wake Service Friday, September 25, 2020 5:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, September 26, 2020 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Riverside Cemetery 1000 E. Indian River Road Norfolk, VA 23523 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    Renee C. Airhuoyo says

    May God give strength to the family during this time of bereavement.
    Love,
    Renee C. Airhuoyo ( cousin, granddaughter of Willie Lawrence)

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