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James Garland "Jim" Mahone

June 23, 1924 - June 25, 2016

James G. Mahone, 92, passed peacefully at home on Saturday, June 25th.  He was surrounded by his wife, daughter and son.

James sold tires at Sears for over 20 years before leaving to manage Tri City Tires.  Later, before retiring, he worked as a Deputy High Constable for Norfolk.

James is survived by Emma Grace, his beloved wife of 66 years, son James, Jr. of Miami and daughter Anita F. Sims of Norfolk, sister Elizabeth Hilliard of Burlington, 5 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

A viewing will be held at noon, July 1st at Aldersgate UMC – Norfolk, with a service at 1:00pm.  Burial will follow at Woodlawn with a reception back at the church. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations be sent in his name to Aldersgate UMC-Norfolk.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, July 1, 2016

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Aldersgate United Methodist Church-Norfolk

5767 Sellger Dr.
Norfolk, Virginia 23502

Service Information

Date: Friday, July 1, 2016

Time: 1:00 pm

Funeral Service

Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, July 1, 2016


Woodlawn Memorial Gardens

6309 E Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, Virginia 23502

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