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Tamekia Nicole Edwards


Sunrise: July 5, 1975

Sunset: September 8, 2021

Tamekia Nicole Edwards passed away on September 8, 2021.

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    Janet says

    My heart is broken. Thank you for always being so caring, loyal and sweet. I love you Sis.

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    Shirvonne CobbCollins says

    I haven’t seen you in awhile. You make me laugh on days it was crazy on 7k Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, that’s where we met over 20 years ago. When I see you out and about it was nothing but good conversations. Going to miss that big bright smile especially on Facebook sleep well my friend.🙏🏽🙏🏽 Prayers go out to your daughter and rest of the family💔💔🥲

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    Joyce Manley Williams says

    So sorry for your loss, My prayers are with the family

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      Shavonda Wiggins says

      Kendria I’m sorry for your loss Your mom was a sweetie She is and will be with you forever RIP Meka I’ll never forget ya girl ❤️

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      Teresa Chadwick says

      Tameka was my preceptor when I started my journey as a Admin Assistant on 7K at Norfolk General.
      While I transferred to another facility in the system, we would cross paths every so often.
      She will be missed and I will keep both her biological and Norfolk General family in my thoughts and prayers.

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    Marilyn D. Grant says

    Extending my condolences to the daughter and family of Tamekia. May God continue to be a source of comfort and strength to you during this time. Tamekia had such a sweet spirit at work. Whenever I saw her, she was always uplifting through some of her challenging days. I recalled going in her office chatting on how she was doing, and how she remained positive.. She was a jewel working in the Heart Hospital. Although gone, her memories will live on in each of us. Gone but not forgotten. Blessings and love to you family….

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    Judith Walston-Henderson says

    Our prayers and heartfelt condolences are sent to and for our dear friend Alice and her family during this most difficult time. May the word of our lord and savior keep your hearts and minds in perfect peace.God bless you,God bless you. From our hearts to yours.
    Michael and Judith
    Henderson

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    Linnette Stevenson says

    My condolences to your family. Pleasant person only known her couple year. So sorry to here of your loss 😢.God bless her family in time of need .

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    Mel Spruill says

    It is with a very sad heart I write this note of sorrow. I was manager and Tamekia worked with on me 4H at at Sentara Heart Hospital until I retired last December. She was a genuinely wonderful, kind and giving person and I feel very privileged to have known her. Rest In Peace my dear. My thoughts and prayers are for you and your family/friends.

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    Barbara Frost says

    To Alice and your family, Know that prayers are being sent up daily . May God give you peace and know he is in control. May he bless you and keep you in his care.

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    Dana Miller says

    So very sad to see this. I always loved interacting with Tamekia at Norfolk General, and even though we might go months between occasions to speak, we would pick right back up with friendly conversation. She put a smile on my face. She always remembered when I was pregnant (20 years ago!) and would ask me how my “baby” is. She was a gem and will be missed greatly by many.

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    Diana Goff says

    I’m so so sorry to learn of Tamekia’s passing. I knew her and her sister Dawnta from Sentara. Tamekia was such a loving, kind and friendly soul, she’ll truly be missed. I loved getting a chance to catch up with her and share updates
    I pray that you and the family find comfort, strength, peace and compassion during this most difficult time. I pray that your tears soon turn to smiles as you keep her with you through all of the stories that I know you have. I hope you find comfort in knowing that we are not permanently separated from our loved ones, it’s just a temporary separation, we’ll all be together again one day

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    Denise Smith says

    My prayers and heartfelt condolences go out to the family. I pray that God provide you with the peace and comfort that you need at this time.

    I worked with Tamekia for many years, she was a kind and gentle soul, we had many great conversations about life, family and whatever was heavy on our hearts.

    Rest in peace my friend.

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      Denise Burrus-Mosley says

      Love You Kendria and The Lord know’s How Special Mekia was to us even wen she wasn’t feeling well she Still had that 5th of July Smile on May Her Soul RIP AND MAY SHE CONTINUE TO Celebrate Life in her own Special Way and give the love ones in Heave Hugs from us here on Earth and to Alice and Willie Thanks for Sharing Tamekia Nicole Edwards with us

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    Marissa Galicia-Castillo says

    Tamekia-
    You always had a smile whenever I saw you at the hospital. I always enjoyed our talks about our kids and life in general. I’m so sorry to hear you have left us, but hoping you find your just rewards. You were always so kind and beautiful, inside and out. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family. You will be missed.

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    Tina Jennings says

    Tamekia, I had just seen you and we had a great conversation on how you were doing better. I will miss seeing you come down to my department. Prayers for the family during this difficult time

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    Judy Barrington-Eure says

    Sending prayers of Comfort to the Edwards Family at this difficult time. Tameka will be missed by so many.
    Blessings to the Family .

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    Patricia Jackson says

    Iam so sorry with extended condolences to Tamekias daughter and family. Your mom was such an awesome, hardworking, kind and caring person.We worked together at SNGH for at least 15 years,on 5th,7th floor.with those work ethics and that smile, she will be missed.RIP Tamekia,baby girl will be fine. All because you’ve showed her the way (With God )Love and Peace To The Family

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    Audrey N Barrington says

    My Sincere Condolences to the Edwards family. There are no words I can say to make your pain easier. But trusting in God will help ease the pain. Hold tight to your Beautiful memories of your mom, sister, daughter and friend. May she Rest in Peace.

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    Joyce Skinner-Dawson says

    Sending prayers of Comfort to the Edwards Family during this difficult time! Rest Easy Tamekia your Sentara Norfolk General Family.

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    Carolyn Newsome says

    Saw my dear friend not long ago in the cafeteria. We laughed as usual. I asked about Kendra and she about Sonae’ we’d smile and say, girl these kids are something else. I will truly miss those conversations we had on 7K, 5A, dialysis, and all about the halls of SNGH. Kendra, your mom loved you dearly and forever will. I pray that you hold onto the memories that are shared between you too. My condolences to the family. RIH sis you will be missed.

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    WallACE S. Green Sr. says

    Please accept my sincerest sympathy on your lost of Tamekia. It has been a long time since I last seen her, I recall visiting when Tamekia was school age. She would always had that loving healthy smile, even thou she is not physical here that smile will always live on in her daughter. I was impressed with how strong Tamekia’s daughter was when I met her during her mother loss. She displayed a wonderful sense of humor and strength that is a part of her grandfather Willie, whom I known for over 30 years. God bless the Edwards family; this is a time to bond don’t allow the devil to pull you apart in your time of sorrow.

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    Vernell Gray says

    To the the family of
    Tamekia.
    You have our deepest sympathy. From Sister Vernell Gray & Family of
    MGMBC

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    Latasha says

    Sending my prayers from Chicago. Antuan keep ur head up. The family is definitely in my prayers. Love Tasha

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