Doris Dawn Abourjilie, 77, loving matriarch who was instrumental in her family’s lives

Doris Dawn Abourjilie
Doris Dawn Abourjilie

Doris Dawn Abourjilie, 77, passed away peacefully Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, in Virginia Beach.

Doris was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, to the late Marvin and Juanise Kenyon. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Deborah Abourjilie. Doris is cherished in memory by her loving husband of 56 years, Robert Abourjilie; children, Kathy Williams and Brenda Abourjilie-Willis (Chris); grandchildren, Jeremy Hall, Brittany Hall, Jessica Hall and C.J. Willis. Doris moved from Greensboro, North Carolina, to Virginia Beach as a child. She went on to pursue working part time with public schools and Jewel Anne’s Hallmark. She was instrumental in her family’s lives, as she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She will be cherished and missed by all who knew her.

A visitation will be held from 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 29, at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m., Friday, Aug. 30, at the funeral home chapel. Burial will immediately follow in Rosewood Memorial Park. After the services, there will be a reception at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home to fellowship with the family.

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