Obituaries

Nellie Blevins
B: 1920-05-04
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
Blevins, Nellie
Joseph "Joe" Kraus
B: 1927-09-28
D: 2017-10-16
View Details
Kraus, Joseph "Joe"
Sonja Griffin
B: 1932-06-14
D: 2017-10-14
View Details
Griffin, Sonja
James Poteet
B: 1939-11-21
D: 2017-10-09
View Details
Poteet, James
Frontis Cochran
B: 1925-06-04
D: 2017-10-10
View Details
Cochran, Frontis
Robert White
B: 1936-12-12
D: 2017-10-06
View Details
White, Robert
Kenneth Channell
B: 1927-12-11
D: 2017-10-04
View Details
Channell, Kenneth
Nell Gray
B: 1938-11-22
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Gray, Nell
Effie Hurst
B: 1923-11-25
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Hurst, Effie
Joyce Gray
B: 1935-09-23
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Gray, Joyce
Everett Salter
B: 1922-07-30
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Salter, Everett
Dorothy Worlds
B: 1953-07-01
D: 2017-09-30
View Details
Worlds, Dorothy
Edna Boykin
B: 1930-02-08
D: 2017-09-26
View Details
Boykin, Edna
Ronnie Mullinax
B: 1958-06-01
D: 2017-09-28
View Details
Mullinax, Ronnie
Wilber Jackson
B: 1948-10-23
D: 2017-09-19
View Details
Jackson, Wilber
David Jones,
B: 1943-12-30
D: 2017-09-25
View Details
Jones,, David
Ronald Alexander
B: 1940-06-07
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Alexander, Ronald
Robert "Bob" McKeel
B: 1945-01-04
D: 2017-09-25
View Details
McKeel, Robert "Bob"
Victor Archer
B: 1964-07-23
D: 2017-09-22
View Details
Archer, Victor
Martha Corbett
B: 1931-07-19
D: 2017-09-20
View Details
Corbett, Martha
Dolores Bulger
B: 1934-06-11
D: 2017-09-18
View Details
Bulger, Dolores

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1112 Kempsville Road
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Phone: (757) 382-7747
Fax: (757) 382-9522
Kenneth Channell Kenneth Channell Kenneth Channell Kenneth Channell
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Graham Funeral Home
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Kenneth Channell

Kenneth Channell
Devoted husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and great-grandfather went home to be with the Lord on October 4, 2017. Born December 11,1927, he was predeceased by his wife, Doris; parents, Major and Myrtle Channell; brothers, Brooks and Kemper Channell; sister, Doreen "Dody" Ankrom; two nephews and a great niece. Ken served in the U.S. Navy on board the USS Maynard. He retired as a General Superintendent for Snow, Jr. and King, Inc.; a Mason and a member of Bricklayers Union No. 8 in Clarksburg, WVA; a member of Deep Creek Baptist Church and taught Sunday School for 35 years. For 56 years he was founder and manager of The Galileans, a gospel quartet with national acclaim.

Left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Kennette Tabor and husband, Richard; sons, David Channell and Timothy Channell and wife, Roberta; sisters, Dotty Daniels and Janie Darling; grandsons, Jason Channell and wife, Desiree and Cory Channell and wife, Jaimie; granddaughters, Ashlie Hopsgood, Samantha Harding and Rachel Kellam; and nine great grandchildren.

Ken never met a stranger and was a wonderful friend to many. Ken was strong in his Christian faith and was loved by all. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations may be made to The Virginia Annual Gospel Singing Convention. The family will receive friends at Graham Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1112 Kempsville Road, Chesapeake, on Friday, October 6, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. A service to celebrate his life will be held on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 12 noon at Deep Creek Baptist Church, 250 Mill Creek Parkway, Chesapeake. He will be privately laid to rest at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. Please visit his book of memories page at www.grahamfuneralhome.com to leave a note to the family.
Order Flowers

Recently Shared Condolences

Recently Shared Stories

Recently Shared Photos