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In Loving Memory of Essence Greene- Madden

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Essence Naje "Essey Mae" Greene-Madden, whose vibrant spirit was tragically taken by gun violence on July 26, 2023. Born June 11, 2003, Essence, a Fife High School alumna, loved to dance and dreamed of becoming a psychologist or a respiratory therapist. Her infectious laughter and radiant smile will be profoundly missed. She is survived by her parents, Tina and Eldon Madden; her grandparents, Irene and Joe Greene, Sr.; siblings Tanysha, Martique, Dre’Ante’, Marquesha, Nick, Arianna, and Zayla; and a host of relatives. A service celebrating Essence's life will be held on August 12, at 12 P.M. at Church by the Side of the Road, with burial on August 23, at 11 A.M. at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Donations can be made at Essence's light continues to shine brightly in the hearts of all who knew her.