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James Harold "Jimmy" Ard III

February 3, 1974 - May 1, 2017

James “Jimmy” Ard, III, 43, passed away in Hampton, Virginia, on May 1, 2017. Jimmy was preceded in death by his mother Caron Harris, his maternal grandparents Charles and Joyce Ann Harris, and his paternal grandparents. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Tammy Dale Ard, his daughter Hayley Ard, and his son Bryce Ard, as well as his siblings Jessie Ann Rosenberg, Bonnie Cardinale, Ashley Segada, and Dylan Ard.

Jimmy served his country briefly in the Marines but was most recently known as an independent contractor who owned his own business. He loved fishing, crabbing, and the beach. He enjoyed working in the garden, cooking and grilling outdoors, and making his wife happy. He was also a loyal Redskins fan.

A public visitation for Jimmy will be held from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 6, 2017, at the Altmeyer Riverside Chapel (7415 River Road, Newport News, VA 23607). A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, May 7, 2017, at Fox Hill Road Baptist Church (335 Fox Hill Rd, Hampton, VA 23669). In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Jimmy’s Memorial Fund.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, May 6, 2017

Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home – Riverside Chapel

7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607

Service Information

Date: Sunday, May 7, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm


Fox Hill Road Baptist Church

335 Fox Hill Rd
Hampton, VA 23669

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