Norfolk-Mrs. Manella "Waltenia" Tabron formerly of 1116 Oaklawn Avenue entered peacefully into eternal life on Sunday, July 6, 2008.
Aunt Tina was a long time resident of Norfolk Health Care where she received personal and loving care from the nursing staff for which her family will always be grateful for.
Her husband, Thomas “Bert” Tabron and daughter Barbara Ann Cooke preceded her in death. She is deeply loved and will be truly missed by her devoted nieces, Sheila Muse and Denise Harris. Also left to celebrate her life are her grandchildren, one devoted, Tory Cooke; her last surviving brother Dennis Griffin (Iva); a multitude of nieces and nephews, including two who were raised by Aunt Tina, Charles “Spike” Jones and Jane “Nell” Brown; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 11, 2008 at 12:00 Noon at Fitchett Funeral Home, 1821 Liberty Street, Chesapeake with Rev. E. Thomas Webster officiating. Burial will be in Roosevelt Memorial Park, Chesapeake. Danielle M. Fitchett-Funeral Director