James William “Jimmy” Legum 72, of the 600 block of W. Princess Anne Road, died June 30, 2018. Born in Norfolk, he was the son of the late Sol S. Legum and Sylvia Siegel Legum. Jimmy attended Norfolk Public Schools and the Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind. He retired from Shoney’s Restaurant on 21st Street after 29 years. Jimmy was a member of Congregation Beth El in Norfolk. He was an avid sports fan, he knew all the teams and their records, and most of all, Baseball. Survivors include his brother, Bertrum N. Legum and his wife, Joyce of Norfolk, and a nephew, Ross E. Legum and his wife, Anne and their children of Virginia Beach, and his many friends throughout Ghent. A graveside funeral service will be conducted 11:00a.m. on Monday, July 2, 2018 at B’Nai Israel Cemetery in Norfolk with Rabbi Jeffrey Arnowitz officiating. H.D. Oliver Funeral Apartments, Norfolk Chapel is handling arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to Hope House Foundation or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family through www.hdoliver.com. To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of James William Legum, please visit our Tribute Store.
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Death notice for the town of: Norfolk, state: Virginia