Tyrone Mings

Sunrise: February 8, 1982

Sunset: March 12, 2020

Tyrone Mings was born in Norfolk, VA on February 8,1982 to Bessie D. Mings. On  Thursday March 12,2020 he departed from this life, and entered into eternal life.  He attended Norfolk Public Schools. Although he lived in different parts of the city, the Oakwood section of Norview was his home. On August 19, 2005 he married Latrise L. McCoy. They were married for fourteen years. Through this union they had a daughter named Tyana L. Mings, a son that was like his own, Deville R. Johnson.He also had two other children, his oldest daughter Via P. Jennings, and his son, Tyrone R. Bower Mings. Tyrone was know as TY by most of his family and  friends. Ty was a man that never met a stranger. He would give you the shirt off of his back, he would give you his last dollar if he had too. He worked for Youngs Flooring at an early age in his life.   He was employed by Day & Zimmerman. He was also in partnership with his cousin William Mings at  Mings Flooring. Ty loved to eat, especially if your food  was good, but you better believe he was going to smell his food before he ate it.

Tyrone was predeceased by his father, George Williams; grandmother, Alease Mings; grandfather, Cecil A. Mings; great aunt, Mary Welch; great uncle, Reginald Spratley; great grandfather, William Brimmage and his uncle, Bernard Spratley.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Latrise Mings; his children, Tyana L.Mings,Via P. Jennings,Tyrone R. Bowser Mings, an Develle R. Johnson; brother in law, Sharif Mccoy; mother, Bessie D. Mings; aunts, Mary Spratley,Tammy Mings, Virgil Mings-Butts(Edward) and Darlene mings; uncles, Cecil Mings Jr. , Steven R. Spraltey and a host of cousins, relatives and friends.

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    Mulikul Abdullah says

    Our deepest and warm condolences to
    Tye family and close friends. He will be truly missed from our presence. May God comfort and substain you during this time of bereavement. Sincerely, Mulikul Abdullah

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    Catina Dew says

    My prayers and condolences to the family. Rest Easy Ty
    Rest In Peace my boy From Ernest Dew(Mann)

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    Tracey Willingham says

    I can’t believe you left me CHUMP…..I love and miss you. Rest easy😘

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    Missy Mccoy says

    Still like a dream that I have not been woken up yet but u r the best until we meet again u the one u kattt!!!

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    Bruce A McCoy Sr says

    Sleep in Peace Ole Buddy.

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    Tammy H. says

    Rest In peace Ty. Sending my condolences to the family

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    Renee Prince says

    Rest in peace Ty
    The Prince & Wrim Family

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