Sandra M. Givens-Grandison

Sunrise: March 22, 1951

Sunset: August 12, 2021

Sandra Marie Givens-Grandison, affectionately known as “Peter” and/or “Sandy” 70, entered eternal rest on August 12, 2021. She was born on March 22, 1951, in Norfolk, VA to the late Doland Givens and Dorothy Boone.

Sandra was educated in the Norfolk and Chesapeake public school systems and eventually graduated from George Washington Carver HS. Sandra worked over 35 years within the Healthcare System, starting at Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters, later Sentara Norfolk General Hospital and ultimately retiring from Portsmouth Naval Hospital.

Sandra was a very loving and generous mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, niece, neighbor, friend, and co-worker. Sandra loved the Lord and was a loyal woman of faith. First and foremost, she cherished her family and family gatherings during the holidays. Furthermore, Sandra loved shopping, dancing, cooking, baking, and last but not least reading the Bible. She was a member of New Hope Congregational Christian Church.

Sandra was predeceased by her former husband Ronnie S. Grandison, parents, Doland Givens and Dorothy Boone, brother Michael Corner, sister Jeanette Givens and her favorite aunt Viola “Sweetie” Wilson.

She leaves to treasure her memories, her children Quince D. Givens, Anthony O. Story, Curtis W. Givens, Latasha O. Brown, Tomeka R. Givens, and Janay W. Newby. Grandchildren, Quince D. Harrington (Janae), Curtis W. Newby, Naieem D. McNeal, and Trevor S. Givens-Virgo; sisters, Sheila Givens, Janeen Givens; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, neighbors, co-workers, and friends.

Viewing Sunday, August 22, 2021 12:00pm - 5:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Monday, August 23, 2021 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel *Masks Required*

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    Sheila Grace says

    Family you have my deepest sympathy on the lost of Your Mother! We didn’t see each other often but we had a Friendship like no other! I’ll miss you My Devoted and Loyal Friend! ❤️❤️

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      shante cuffee denson says

      Tomeka, you have our sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. Heaven has gained an angel and she now has her wings. On behalf of Spring 98, please know that we love you and will ALWAYS be here. We have a bond for life in Delta ❤ 🐘 🔺️.

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    Trina D Riddick says

    My heart is sad. My condolences to the family. I will forever cherish her kindness she will truly be missed. A very strong woman Who will give her all. She will forever have a special place in my heart

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    Sharon Perkins says

    She will truly be missed from her beautiful smile to our funny conversations. Sandra your New Hope will miss you.. The Perkins family!

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    Felicia Draper says

    Our deepest condolences Tomeka in the passing of your mother.

    You and your family are in our prayers. The Draper Family

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    Keejafee Outlaw says

    Sending 🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿🙏🏿❤️❤️❤️And Most Of All Gods 💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾💪🏾To Tomeka(cheeks) And Entire Family❤️❤️Mrs Petey Was Such A Beautiful Loving Caring Funny Woman That Truly Would Speak Her Mind ❤️❤️May Your Faith In God Give You All The Strength You Need And Prayers Bring Comfort❤️❤️REST IN PARADISE MRS. PEEEETEYYYYY THANKS FOR BEING A STRONG TRUE 427777 MOM TO US ALL❤️❤️MAY THE WORKS SHE HAS DONE SPEAK FOR HER❤️❤️❤️

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    Shirley Russell & The Pittman Family says

    To The Givens Family

    The Lord is ever near during this difficult time.
    Trust Him to carry you through.
    Hr will never leave you nor forsake you.
    He will be with you always.

    May the Lord comfort you during this time of sorrow. God bless you and all of your family and friends.

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