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.