Willie L. Green

Sunrise: December 22, 1937

Sunset: October 6, 2020

Willie L. (Sonny) Green, 82 of Chesapeake, VA passed away on October 6, 2020. Born in Norfolk County, Virginia he was the son of the late James S. Green and Dora E. Green. He was retired from Weyerhaeuser Products and the City of Chesapeake. Predeceased by his brother, James Edward Green.

Willie is survived by his children, Nedra Brown, Lydia Hayes (Keith); Sonya Jackson (Calvin), Doretta Miles (Melvin) and son, Willie Green Jr.  Two step daughters, Lisa Best (Lubu}, and Theressa Wood. Two brothers, Ernest Green (Jacqulin), and Ronald Green of Chesapeake; one sister, Janet Green Freeman (George). Eleven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family members.

Willie was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan and a L.A. Lakers fan. He considered himself a sports commentator; he loved traveling, cooking.

Viewing Monday, October 12, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Tuesday, October 13, 2020 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Roosevelt Memorial Park 1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake, VA 23320 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance

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    PhyllisLyle says

    Sonya Green Jackson We The Lyle Family Are So Sorry To Hear About The Loss Of Your Dad. May God Sustain You And Your Family and Give You Peace. Weeping May Endure For A Night But Joy Come Within The Morning..John and Phyllis Lyle

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    Elizabeth "Bet"Martin and Glenn Robinson says

    Dear Family,
    Words may not wipe away your tears and hugs may not ease your pain but hold onto your memories, for they will remain.
    May God comfort you today, tomorrow, and always.

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    Valerie Ricks-Bell says

    My Condolences to the Green family, Mr. Green was one of favorite residents when I worked at Chesapeake Crossings. His kindness and fun spirit will be missed. May God continue to be with the family during this difficult time.

    Valerie Ricks-Bell

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