Vernon Clyde Broady, Sr.

Sunrise: May 24, 1953

Sunset: June 9, 2019

VERNON CLYDE BROADY, SR. known as “Clyde”, age 66, born in Norfolk, Virginia on May 24, 1953 to the late Henry and Shirley Moye Broady, Sr.  He departed this earthly life suddenly on Sunday, June 9, 2019.

Clyde was retired. He was a humble man who was also known as DJ “Sly Clyde”.  A devoted husband, father, brother  and friend.  He was the epitome of a loyal provider determined to succeed, loving, unselfish, dependable,  hard working, family oriented man.  Clyde was always kind, thoughtful and without a doubt the embodiment of cool.

He is survived by his wife Nellie Michelle Broady; his five sons, Vernon Clyde Broady, Jr. (Sonya), Tony Cornelius Broady both of Richmond, VA, Wendell Lee Sauls (Tasha) of Virginia Beach, VA, Larry Joseph Marshall of Norfolk, VA, Christopher Eugene Hagans of Chesapeake, VA; two daughters, Markita Renee Hagans and Ruqaiyah Andrell Marshall both of Chesapeake, VA.

He is also survived by ten grandchildren, Kendall Broady, Kristal Seaborn, Keith Broady, Shaquan Hagans, James “lil-J” Savage V.; Jerimiah, Erykah, Xavier, Ziyon and Dakota Sauls. Two brothers, Henry Broady, Jr. and Michael W. Broady, Sr. (Grace) both of Chesapeake, VA; two sisters Linda G. Broady-Myers (Jimmie) of Georgia and Sandra Rascoe of North Carolina; his aunt Mary Gladys Luther of New York; his uncle Dr. Robert Lee Broady, Sr. (Shirley) of Missouri and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends survive Clyde.

Clyde will be deeply missed by many.

With Our Love,

The Family


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    Kerry Mizell says

    Met Clyde in Newport News. He was an awesome person. We will miss him dearly at the Flea Market here in Newport News. Praying for the family.

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    Calvin &Rose Ham says

    Calvin &Clyde has been best friends since elementary school,they remained close every since. They were true brothers!! Clyde will be missed by us all!!!

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    Adrienne Roberts says

    My deepest CONDOLENCES to the Family EXPECTLY He’s Twin Markita Hagans much love. Auntie Adrienne and family.

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    Ranata Craddock says

    I was a coworker of Clyde at General Foam Plastics a couple years back. He was the sweetest person always willing to help and smiling. He didn’t let much get to him and you knew when he was around you were going to laugh. My heart and prayers are with his family, he will definitely be missed.

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    William Boykins sr. says

    Elder Boykins sr. My condolence to the family. God’s Love.

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