Myrtle P. Portlock
Chesapeake - Myrtle Person Portlock, 82, of the 500 block of Fernwood Farms Road, passed away on Friday, September 7, 2012.
Myrtle was born in Weeksville, N.C. to the late Luther and Roberta Twine. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Cleveland Lee Person, Sr. and Alexander Portlock; daughter, Beverly M. Portlock; and son, Cleveland Person, Jr.
She is survived by her daughter, Yvonne Carpenter (Robert, Sr.) of Chesapeake; son Randolph Person (Jennifer) of Leesville, LA; nine grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; four brothers; three sisters; two aunts; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A service celebrating her life will be held at New Mount Olive Baptist Church; 662 Fernwood Farms Road in Chesapeake on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 12:00 noon with Rev. Walter E. Mitchell, officiating. Burial will take place in Roosevelt Memorial Park. The body will be placed in church Saturday morning at 11:00 a.m. Fitchett Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.fitchettfuneralhome.com