James McCaw Pickrell

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“My sincere condolences to the family. I will always have such fond memories of Mr. Pickrell from attending the law firm's Christmas parties with my...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Margaret Cox

“Dear Pickrell Family: We send you our love during this time. It was a joy to read the obituary for Jim's Dad and see a long life well lived! The...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: - Norfolk, VA

“You have loss someone very special. A beautiful person, who touched the hearts of many. This is a traumatic time for the family; however, as you come...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Williams Family

“I just learned of Mr. Pickrell's passing today. My condolences to the family. He and his daughter represented 3 generations of our family. Always...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: CRAIG VITASEK - Norfolk, VA

“My condolences to the family. I will always have fond memories of Mr. Pickrell during the time of my employment at the law firm. He was a true...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Dianne Radford Edmondson - TX

“I knew Jim through his work as an eminent domaine defense attorney. The locality I represented frequently had to condemn properties needed for public...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Ron Hallman - Chesapeake, VA

“Dear Jim and AmberWe are so sorry and wish to send our sincere condolences to you and your family. Your father was a friend to my father, my mother...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Doris Warman - Norfolk, VA

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of Mr. Pickrell. He was a true friend to our family. May you all be comforted by the love and peace of God, family...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Doris Warman and Phoebe Hitson - VA

“What a wonderful man and family. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Katie Carney - Norfolk, VA

“A respected and admired neighbor. He will be missed but his spirit will remain with those who knew him. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: James Miller - Portsmouth, VA

“The Pickrells have been such wonderful neighbors to us since we moved in across the street almost 8 years ago. I know Jimmy didn't like that we cut...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Marley Ungaro - Portsmouth, VA

James was born on May 7, 1926 and passed away on Saturday, December 30, 2017.

James was a resident of Portsmouth, Virginia at the time of passing.

He graduated from Churchland High School in 1944.

He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving in England and Germany.

A service will be held on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 500 Court St., Portsmouth, Virginia. Burial will be at a later date at Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, Virginia.