Irvin L. Braxton
Homegoing services for Irvin L. “Doc” Braxton, 54, of Gloucester Point, who departed this life August 28, 2009, will be Friday, September 4, at 1 p.m. at Grafton Baptist Church, Hartfield, with Rev. Chauncey E. Mann Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with military honors.
Visitation will be tonight, September 3, from 5-8 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 7-8 p.m. at the church. The family will assemble at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frankie Thurston at noon on Friday.
Mr. Braxton is survived by one daughter, Tarsheenar M. Sommerville (Jonah) of Richmond; two sisters, M. Ozena Thurston (Frankie) of Wake, and Karen B. Lewis (Michael Sr.) of Urbanna; three brothers, Phillip Braxton of Saluda, W. Garry Braxton (Linda) of North, and M. Tyrone Braxton of Wake; fiance, Shelley Toledo of Gloucester Point; six aunts; two uncles; and several nieces and nephews.
Professional services entrusted to White-Tidewater Funeral Home, Jamaica.