Freda Mae Beckett, 85, of Norfolk, Virginia, passed away December 9, 2021. Freda was born on May 10, 1936 in Kentucky to Sanford and Frances Lykins.
Freda worked as a laundress for a nursing home for a short while, however her greatest job was taking care of her family. She loved spending time with her grandkids. They were her inspiration for the day.
Freda is survived by her son, Tom (Angie) Beckett; daughter, Thomasina Wilmer; son, Jay (Audrey) Beckett; grandchildren: Tiffany (Michael) Knight, Jessica Beckett, Paige Wilmer, and Landon Hudson; and great-grandchildren: Jaden, Faith, and Kayceion.
She was predeceased by her husband of 54 years, Jay Beckett, Sr.; and daughter, Rhonda Hammersly.
Freda will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and friend.
A viewing will be held on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at Family Choice starting at 11am. A funeral service will follow at 12pm.Send Flowers