Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

Diane Riddick

04/05/1951 - 11/02/2017

Viewing Information

A viewing will be held, Friday, November 10, 2017 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Berkley Avenue.

Service Information

A funeral service will be held, 11am, Saturday, November 11, 2017
New Rising Sun Baptist Church
201 Patrick Street Norfolk VA

Interment Information

Roosevelt Memorial Park
1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake VA

Diane Riddick, 66, of the 3000 block of Kenelm Drive passed away November 2, 2017. Diane was born in Norfolk, Virginia on April 5, 1951 to the late Bessie and Johnnie Riddick. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by four sisters, Mary C. Shannon, Ronnie Cowell, Annie Mae Lee and Emma Cooke. She received her bachelor’s degree from Norfolk State University and retired as a nurse with Lake Taylor Hospital after 20 years of service. Diane was a member of New Rising Sun Baptist Church and was involved in the Pastor’s Aide, Nurse’s Unit and was the former president of the Area Missionaries. Left to cherish her precious memories are her daughter, LaTisha Cowell; son, Darnell Riddick; one sister, Jeanette R. Morgan; four brothers, Andrew Shannon, John Riddick, Sr., Marvin Riddick and David Riddick, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. A funeral service will be held, 11am, Saturday, November 11, 2017 at New Rising Sun Baptist Church with Rev. Edward Barringer officiating. Burial will take place at Roosevelt Memorial Park. A wake service will be held, 6-8pm Friday at Metropolitan Funeral Service, 120 W. Berkley Avenue, Norfolk. Condolences may be offered to the family at

Evelena Carter My prayer is that God's peace will give you strength during this time. Diane was a woman of God. Those that die in Christ are only asleep. Be strong and hold on to your faith in Jesus Christ.
Posted: 11/10/2017
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Delphine Freeman Sleep well Diane, take your rest.🌹
Posted: 11/8/2017
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Nicole To your family and friends at this of need, may you be comforted and strengthened for the days to come, 2 Corinthians 1:3,4. We look forward to the day when sickness pain and death will be a thing of the past, Revelation 21:4
Posted: 11/8/2017
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