CHESAPEAKE - Thomas Hawkins Acra, Jr., 74, of the 1500 block of Myrtle Avenue, passed away on January 24, 2010 in Chesapeake. A native of Chesapeake, he was the son of the late Thomas Acra, Sr. and Elizabeth Stevenson Acra. A U.S. Army Veteran, he retired as a computer technician with Unysis and was a member of Rosemont Christian Church.
He is survived by his wife, Bernice F. Acra; a daughter, Virginia Acra Arrington and her husband, Robert of Moyock, NC; two brothers, Robert S. Acra, Sr., and William B. Acra, both of Chesapeake; a brother-in-law, Robert E. Fisk; two step-grandchildren, Nicole Zaletel and Bobby Arrington, Jr.; two step-great-grandchildren, Gavin and Steven Joseph; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in Forest Lawn Cemetery, 8100 Granby Street, Norfolk. Graham Funeral Home, Greenbrier Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to Allzwell Assisted Living, 130 Great Bridge Blvd, Chesapeake, VA 23320. Please share a memory with the family at www.grahamfuneralhome.com.