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Patricia Knight

Patricia Evette Knight (Manley)

Thursday, October 31st, 1940 - Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
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Patricia Manley Knight, 79, of Norfolk, Va, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, September 15, 2020. Cherished mother, aunt, god-mother, friend, and colleague, Patricia Knight will be remembered for her kindness, devotion to her family, and her famous cakes.

She was born to the late Marvin E. Manley Sr., and Theodocia Belle Manley on October 31, 1940. Patricia was predeceased by her brother Marvin E. Manley Jr. of Norfolk, Va.

She attended and graduated from Booker T. Washington Highschool, and then went on to graduate from Norfolk State University with a BS in nursing in 1991. Beginning as a licensed practical nurse and finishing as a registered nurse, she worked at the VA Hospital in Hampton, Va until her retirement in 2002, having worked there for over 20 years.

Patricia was a member of Greater Metropolitan A.M.E Zion Church, serving under the stewardess board, outreach ministry, culinary arts, and the health and nurse ministry.

She leaves to mourn her loss, a beloved son, Larrod "Ricky" Wilson; nieces, Pamela W. Davis and Karen Manley; nephews, Jeffrey Manley, Bruce Manley, Brian Manley, and Barry Manley. A host of great nieces and nephews, great great nieces and nephews, a god daughter, Venus Townsend-Jones and close friends.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Graves Funeral Home
    1631 Church St.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Service

    Thursday, September 24th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Thursday, September 24th, 2020 11:00am
    Graves Funeral Home Chapel
    1631 Church St
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Interment

    Roosevelt Memorial Park
    1101 Campostella rd
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
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Rev. A.B. Wyrick, II

Posted at 12:48pm
Although we may not understand the tragedies in life, we are always in the Lord’s hands. We’re praying that you find healing comfort. To Bro. Rick and the family please know that you are very close in every thought and prayer.
May God continue to walk beside you and guide you through.

Wilma c. Flowers

Posted at 09:19pm
Pay was like a member of our family.we use to travel together and attend the senior meetings.we had made plans last month to go out to lunch. I will miss our conversations. May you rest in peace. Your friend.

JoAnne Washington

Posted at 10:25am
Pat, I will always remember your smile and hearty laugh and wonder how you always beat me in gin rummy. You will be sorely missed. JoAnne Flowers Washington.

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