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Michele Pickens

October 11, 1955 - November 16, 2019

CHESAPEAKE – Michele  Pickens, 64, died November 16, 2019.  Michele was born in Jacksonville, FL to late Charles and Phyllis Henrickson-Mills Cross.  She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Michele enjoyed quilting, and caring for her family and others.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband of 43 years, Donald L. Pickens; children, Anthony L. Pickens and his wife Melissa of Chesapeake, and Joshua A. Pickens and his wife Michelle of Richmond; sisters, Vicki Dray of Virginia Beach, Robin Spruill of Chesapeake, and Kim Davis of Lexington, NC; step-mother, Betty Cross of Eastern Shore; grandsons, Keagan, Caleb and Liam Pickens; and a host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, December 14, at 9:00 am the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 412 Scarborough Dr, Chesapeake, VA.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Arthritis Foundation (www.arthritis.org).  Please express condolences to the family below.

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, December 14, 2019

Time: 9:00 am


The Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-day Saints

412 Scarborough Dr.
Chesapeake, V 23322

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