In Loving

Sheridan Nathaniel “Heavy” Giles

July 17, 1947 – April 24, 2022

Sheridan Nathaniel “Heavy” Giles, 74, of Richmond, peacefully transitioned to his eternal home on Wednesday, April 24, 2022.

Affectionately known as “Heavy” to some.  He loved jazz, music and baking sweets. Sheridan retired from McGuire Veterans Hospital with more than 35 years of service, ending as an Assistant Chief of Sterile Processing.

Sheridan was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Giles.

Survivors include his daughter, Assyra Giles; granddaughter Kalicia Graves; one sister Marian G. Young; two uncles Lawrence and Ralph Giles (Barbara); and other relatives and friends.

A Memorial Gathering of family and friends will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 2 at Affinity Funeral Service 8074 Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, Virginia 23111.

Memorial Service


Affinity Funeral Service
Mechanicsville Chapel
8074 Mechanicsville Turnpike
Mechanicsville, VA 23111

Monday, May 2, 2022

2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

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