Addie Josephine Osborne
Norfolk - Addie Josephine Osborne was born August 19, 1941 in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Moses and Beatrice Osborne. Her life's journey ended February 12, 2013 at Duke University Medical Center at the age of 71. Addie was educated in the Norfolk Public School System and graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Norfolk, Virginia in 1959. She also attended secretarial school in Jersey City, New Jersey. She was a Switch Board Operator in the Office of Computing and Communication Services at Old Dominion University for 27 years where she retired in 2007. For several years, Addie also worked as a Relief Operator for Tidewater Psychiatric Hospital.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughters Darleen Yvonne Doxey of Norfolk, Virginia and Tia Marie Doxey of Durham, North Carolina, her son Omar Sharif Doxey of Norfolk, VA, two sisters, Beatrice Payton of Portsmouth, Virginia and Linda Belin (Doc) of Norfolk, VA, an ex-husband George Milton Doxey,16 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A funeral will be held 12:00 noon on Friday at Campostella Heights Seventh-Day Adventist Church with interment to follow at Roosevelt Memorial Park. www.halefuneralhome.com