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Belva Barnes "MINO" Begnaud

March 20, 1922 - October 20, 2015

Belva B. Begnaud, “MINO” proud to be from Berea, KY., was born March 20, 1922, and passed away October 20, 2015. She has gone to be with her husband of 65 years Allen L. Begnaud, “Mr. B”.  She is survived by her two daughters Lanny Chatfield her husband Russell Chatfield, and Bonny Kelly; two grandchildren Rodney Nelson girlfriend Tiffiny Ebner, and Adam Little; two great grandchildren Kasey and Christopher and many other nieces and nephews.

Belva retired from the Norfolk Public School System at Rosemont Middle School as a home to school community worker. She also worked for the March of Dimes as well as the American Cancer Society.

She was an avid swimmer and gardener.

She will be forever loved and remembered by all who knew her.

The services will held at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 24, 2015 at Bayview United Church of Christ, 1051 Bayview Blvd., Norfolk, VA. 23503.

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, October 24, 2015

Time: 1:00 pm


Bayview United Church of Christ

1051 E. Bayview Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23503

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