William P. Felton, III

Sunrise: August 30, 1945

Sunset: February 4, 2021

William P. Felton III, 75, quietly and peacefully slipped away to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 4, 2021. William was born  August 30, 1945, in Norfolk, VA, to the late William P. Felton II and Geraldine C. Felton. “WP” as he was affectionally called by everyone, was always loving, and understanding. He would listen to, and encourage everyone. WP attended
Norfolk Public Schools and served in the United States Army.

He was a member of Second Calvary Baptist Church, Norfolk, VA where he sang in the Men’s Choir. WP loved to dance and left a warm impression on everyone he encountered. He was loved and will truly be missed by many.

“WP” was preceded in death by his parents, William P. Felton II and Geraldine C. Felton, his brother, Michael Felton and sister, Frances M. Felton. WP leaves to cherish his memory; two daughters, Tracy Knight and Trena (Jeff) Knight; six grandchildren, Ashlee, Alexis, Avonte, Yasmine, Katilin and Casse; six great grandchildren; one brother, Bishop Ricky A. (Patricia) Felton; two sisters, Veronica (Donald) Thomas and Rita A. Felton. He also leaves to cherish his memory several nieces and nephews; Michael Jr., Kristin, Lisa, Ashlee (Ernest), Donald Jr., Ricky II (Kelsey), Jacqueline and Rachel; as well as a host of family and friends.

No Public Viewing Memorial Service WATCH FUNERAL SERVICE Friday, April 23, 2021 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance.

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    Mary B. Summerville says

    You slipped away from us and I did not have a chance to say goodby and ask you “Where is My Music you promised to return to me”? That was our joke whenever we met. I miss you my brother. Rest in Peace with your heavenly Father. Sincerely Mary

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    Gordon "Randy" Lucas says

    WP, will miss you brother. RIP.

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    Lisa Turner-Gant, Baltimore, MD says

    Rest On my cousin! My memory of you serves as a well dressed man, much like my Uncle Cliff … Sharp As a Sword! Now among the BEST, See ya when I reach up yonder ☺️

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    Allen J Morgan jr says

    my deepest condolences to RITA and the family

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    Lisa Pate says

    Pastors Rick & Pat Felton and the Felton Family,

    My sincere condolences for you and your family in the loss of your dear loved one. Be comforted by the fond memories that you will always cherish and by the Holy Spirit.

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    Tyira Harris says

    My condolences to Rita and the family. I pray that peace and serenity will find your hearts in this time of bereavement. May you find comfort and peace in Gods arms.

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    Ken & Marian Worthington says

    Sending our deepest condolences.
    You will be greatly missed, but always in our hearts and memories.
    Rest In Power W.P.
    Love Ken & Marian

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    Ingrid Hartwell says

    My deepest condolences to the Felton family, my thoughts and prayers with you, May GOD continue to comfort and bless you all during this difficult time! DuPee will truly be missed!🙌🏿🙏🏾💕

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    Paula Clarke says

    My condolences to Rita and the family during this time of bereavement. WP fly high with God and rest in power.

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    Debra Dyson Jones Taylor & Family says

    Veronica, Rita, Ricky and family: May sweetpeace and amazing grace sustain you as you release your beloved one into God’s everlasting arms. Praying for you always.

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