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William Colon "Billy" Prevatte, Jr

October 28, 1944 - July 19, 2021

William Colon Prevatte, Jr October 28, 1944 – July 19, 2021

William (Billy) Colon Prevatte, Jr, 76, of Hampton, VA passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021 at VA Hospital, Hampton, VA. He was born on October 28, 1944 in Wilmington, NC, son of William C Prevatte, Sr and Christine (Collins) Prevatte. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three siblings, Sue House, Judy Gardner and Brenda Ivey. He is survived by Peggy Jenkins (Luther) of Carrollton, VA, Rita Poppie (Matthew) and Johnnie Ivey (Brother-in-Law) of Newport News, VA and nieces and nephews. Billy was a friend to everyone and he was a person well liked throughout his life. He enjoyed fishing, collecting Hot Wheels and stock car racing. Friends will be received on July 31, 2021 at Altmeyer Funeral Home Chapel at 7415 River Road, Newport News, VA from 3-5 pm, the burial will be private.

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Date: Saturday, July 31, 2021

Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607

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