Jessie B. Fenton was born on August 14, 1932 to Arthur and Hazel Fenton in Boykins, Virginia (Southampton County, VA). She was predeceased by both parents; brother, Gooden Arthur Fenton; sister, Cordell Fenton; and son, David Britt.
Jessie Fenton passed away on Wednesday April 18, 2018 at 7:45 pm, at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.
Jessie leaves to cherish her memories four daughters, H. Lorraine Fenton, Vivian Austin Fenton, Jennifer Dowdy, and Sandra Powell; three sons, Rickey Britt, Roy Britt, and Timothy Britt.; 27 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; adoptive daughter, whom she loved dearly, Mrs. Helen McCoy and family; and a host of other relatives and friends.