Portsmouth - Ronnie Elliott, 63, of the 1000 block of Cherokee Road. Passed away October 29, 2011. He was born June 19, 1948 in Norfolk County, VA. He was predeceased by his parents, Mamie Elliott Davis and Winfred Davis and brother Harry Elliott
He retired from Norfolk Naval Shipyard and United States Marines as a Sgt.
He graduated from Crestwood High School, Chesapeake, VA in 1966. National Defense Service medal, Vietnam service medal, Republic of Vietnam campaign medal, Air Force meritorious service medal.
He is survived by a daughter, Melissa (Missy) Elliott, sisters, Inez Moore, Willie Mae (Wilbert) Hatton, Jacqueline Elliott, Sandra (Edward) Cross, Cheryl Davis-Elliott , Rudyette (Lemuel) White, Victoria(Danny) Steward, Brenda(James) Harris, brothers, Winfred Lee(Annie)Elliott, and Timothy Davis and wife Rhonda Davis a special sister-in-law . Aunts Emma Mitchell and Lucille Elliott. Adopted sister, Evan White, best friend Tyrone Trotter and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral was held 11AM, Thursday, at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Portsmouth-Chapel. Condolences offered at www.metropolitanfuneralservice.com
Published by The Virginian-Pilot on Nov. 4, 2011.