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1631 Church Street
NORFOLK, VA 23504
Phone: 757-622-1085
Fax: 757-624-1508
Merle Akins

Merle Jennette Akins (Green)

Saturday, June 25th, 1955 - Saturday, November 30th, 2019
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Merle Jeanette Akins was born June 25, 1955 in Baltimore Maryland to
the late Howard F. Green Sr. and Corina Green.

She answered the call to eternal rest on Saturday November 30, 2019
at 5:45 a.m. She accepted the call in Sentara General Hospital in
Norfolk, VA.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Corina D. Green, her father
Howard F. Green Sr., two sisters, Ellen Hanley and Dorothy Ware and
one nephew Timothy Ware Jr.

She was a hard worker and a woman who had many skills and talents
which included baking, sewing, painting and cooking.
She was friendly to everyone she came in contact with. She will be
truly missed.

She leaves to cherish her memories her husband Joseph L. Akins (Joe) ,
two brothers, Howard F. Green Jr. and Claudis B. Green, a niece
Stephanie Green, two great nieces Amanda and Alicia Beard, a host of
other relatives and friends.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 1:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home
    Address
    1631 Church St.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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    Location
    Graves Funeral Home
    Address
    1631 Church St.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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Tanya

Posted at 11:05am
Aunt Merle - I have to say I am sadden by your leaving so soon, but I am happy your finally at peace. I love and will miss you.
You & the whole Green family has been by my side and helped me raise my boys when I went through a rough time. I know God put us in each others life and I am so thankful of all the love and support you all have given me and the boys.
Rest in Paradise Auntie...
Love you & will miss you Tanya Bell & family
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