Bonnie Selles

August 26, 2020

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On August 26, 2020 Bonnie Selles (formerly known as Bonnie Porter) passed away. Bonnie was born April 11, 1941 to the late Herman and Jessie Williams. She was educated at I.C. Norcom High School in Portsmouth, VA. Bonnie attended several churches, among them Ebenezer Baptist Church (Portsmouth, VA), Rock Church (Virginia Beach, VA), Calvary Revival Church (Norfolk, VA), and New Life Church (Virginia Beach, VA).

Her life was spent nurturing others and she was loved by many. Known for her contagious smile she encouraged all of us in so many ways. She loved the Lord and her faith in Jesus allowed her to face life with a fierce determination to help others. 

Bonnie was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, William Selles; one son, John Paul Riddick; two daughters, Kimberly Hardy (Bill) and April J. Parker (Kelvin); a sister, Barbara J. Schropshire (Charles, Sr.); Brother, Herman Williams Jr.,14 grandchildren, Latasha Renee Hardy, William H. Hardy lll, Michelle Hardy, Ariel Scroggins, Angelo Porter, Kelsey Parker, Nathan Porter, Heather Parker, Zoe’ Parker, Joseph Hardy, Tabitha Parker, Olivia Parker, Noah Hardy, and Isaiah Hardy; seven great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

In lieu of flowers please click on this link to make  a cash donation to Bonnie Selles Memorial Fund. There will be a memorial service on Saturday, September 5th at 7:00 pm via zoom.

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September 1, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Keith Matthews Funeral Home
5665 E. Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502

Graveside Service
September 2, 2020

1:00 PM
Albert G. Horton Veterans Cemetery
5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434

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