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

Larry Edward Yancey

Friday, November 27th, 1964 - Thursday, April 15th, 2021
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Larry Edward Yancey was born to James Edward Yancey and Helena Sampson Yancey on November 29, 1964 in Norfolk Virginia. On Wednesday, April 15, 2021, GOD called a dear father, grandfather, brother, and friend to his heavenly rest.

Larry Edward Yancey was educated in Norfolk, VA where he was a proud Booker at the historical Booker T. Washington High School. He was employed with the City of Norfolk and several restaurants through-out his career. He was a man of many talents and a true entrepreneur. He was a Cowboys fan for sure but loved all sports. He enjoyed watching westerns, dancing, singing, telling jokes, and spending time with his family most of all. For his grandchildren, he always had an encouraging word to direct them in the right direction. Larry viewed and treated everyone he met as family.

He is preceded in death by his parents, grandmother, Eleese Lee, three sisters, Toni Reid, Regina Yancey and Debra Barrington, and a special sister-in-law, Jacqueline Yancy.

Larry leaves to cherish his memory, a son, Larry Perry (Lil Larry) and a daughter, Regina Craddock-Williams (Eric Sr.); a brother, Ronald Yancey, and a sister, Dell Masonette. He also leaves behind his pride and joy, his grandchildren: Calvin Craddock-Yancey, Erica Williams, and Eric Williams, Jr.; a special aunt, Willie Bee Brown, a special mother, Janice Hendricks, and a special cousin, Reginald Sampson; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephew, and many loving friends.

While he is no longer with us, Larry Edward Yancey will live on in the hearts and minds of all who loved him.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home
    Address
    1631 Church St.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Service

    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home Chapel
    Address
    1631 Church St
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Interment

    Location
    Riverside Memorial Park
    Address
    1000 E Indian River Rd
    Norfok, VA 23523
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selnetta

Posted at 04:37pm
It is with sad hearts that we, the Clary family say see you later to our family and friend Lil Larry. We remember him as being the coolest, kindest and always smiling brother you ever want to meet. We will miss you and we will see you later.
Ms. Shirley Regina, Selnetta , Reggie, Marie and Rollins
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Karen welch

Posted at 11:07am
My heart felts and condolences to the yancey family. May God bless each and everyone of you. Much love Pop. 🙏🏾
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Ricky Lee

Posted at 11:06pm
The Lee family of YP sends our condolences to the Yancey family
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B.Winborne-Judge

Posted at 04:21pm
Larry you will be missed you were the other half to my late sister Portia Winborne you too are back together again keep watch over all. Continue to get your rest..We Love you..................
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TRACEY WIGGINS

Posted at 10:11am
My heart ached when I heard the news of your passing. I will miss your joyful spirit and those magical words hey sis. You may be gone from my sight but never my heart. I will miss you my brother. To my Yancey family know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. TRACEY WIGGINS AND FAMILY
 
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Xavier Davis Posted at 06:08pm

You will surely be missed by many may God be with you on your journey much love my brother. Xavier Davis
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