Teresa Harrison

November 4, 1964 - April 10, 2021

11/04/1964 - 04/10/2021

Past Services

Wednesday April 21, 2021
11:00 am

Additional Information:

Entime United Church of Jesus Christ Apostolic


7416 Evelyn T. Butts Avenue

Norfolk, Virginia 23513

(757) 853-2439

Teresa Diane was the 5th daughter born on November 4, 1964 in Norfolk, VA to the late Minister Dencil and Mary Harrison, Jr, (Sonnie Boy &Mae). Teresa was raised in a Christian home. She attended and graduated from Norfolk Public Schools in 1983. She earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Fashion Design from Norfolk State University. She pursued her dream of Fashion Design locally in Fashion shows, creating costumes for Black History performances at The Attucks Theatre and for many years participating in VA Fashion week. She customized clothing to fit her clients. She truly believed that it did not matter your size, your garments should be becoming to you. Teresa accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as her Savior and received the Baptism of The Holy Ghost, with the evidence of speaking in tongues according to Acts 2:4. She worked tirelessly in the Nissi Banner Ministry and many other Helps Ministries throughout her years as an active member of Endtime United Church and ate the fruit of her labour according to Psalm 128:2. Teresa was an encourager to all who came into her presence. She was also the Sergeant of Arms for the Ladies Auxiliary of the Fleet Reserve Association Kempsville Unit #99 for many years. She is survived by her loving husband Victor Daniel Mokoena of 24 years, 1 daughter Malerato and 1 son Tshepiso, Godchildren Joshua, Valencia, and Mikhail, 4 sisters Catherine, Cheryl, Mary, LaRosa, brother Dencil III, and a special sister Dorothy, nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, a host of family and friends, as well as a beloved Church family. She continued working in her calling throughout her 16-year battle with lymphoma. She accepted God’s victory and entered eternity on April 10, 2021. Teresa’s presence will truly be missed in this earthly realm, but she is now with her Savior in Paradise, where she will hurt no more. If we also make our election sure we shall see her again.
Altmeyer Funeral Home-Southside Chapel has assisted the family with local arrangements. The family will have a Memorial Service to celebrate Teresa’s life on Wednesday, April 21st , 2021 at 11:00 AM at Endtime United Church of Jesus Christ Apostolic (7416 Evelyn T. Butts Ave, Norfolk, VA 23513). A private entombment is to follow. For anyone who wishes to express their sympathy and condolences by sending flowers, please have them delivered to 7416 Evelyn T. Butts Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23513. For those who wish to send the family sympathy cards please have them mailed to Endtime United Church P.O. Box 10283 Norfolk, VA 23513.
We would like to thank Dr. Mcgaughey and the Medical Team at Virginia Oncology Associates, the University of VA Oncology staff in Charlottesville VA, as well as Sentara NGH Physicians and caring Nursing Staff. We would like to thank Our Pastor and Prayer Warriors at Endtime United Ministries for a well-executed strategic plan of action. We would also like to say thank you for every act of kindness, prayer, meal, grocery drop off, laundry pick up, phone call, drive-by, card, ride-out, letter, email, text, voicemail, Facebook like sent during our dear Sister Teresa’s long battle. May God continue to bless you.
The Family

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Christy Frederick
1 year ago

My heart aches because I miss you, but God has the victory and I know we will see each other again. God keep you in His arms. Love and miss you.

Larosa Harrison
1 year ago

My heart is so broken but I know ypu had to go …just wish We could go back in time just for a few moments to hug and say farewell but I guess God knoes best see you sister when I get there say hello to Mom and Leshawn and Dad and all the family❤❤❤

1 year ago


Mary M Brown
1 year ago

Teresa our hearts will rejoice together again because our God has the praise. Sis I love you to life.

Cat Elcock
1 year ago

We will be together again Baby Sister.

Paula Falu
1 year ago

My Sincere Condolence to the family. Teresa smile and warm heart will be missed at FRA Branch and Unit 99 events. Sending with Gods Love, FRA Branch 99 Secretary Falu