James Joseph Sherman

January 9, 1962 - May 5, 2020

James Joseph Sherman, 58, of Norfolk, VA, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020, in Cape Coral, FL. He was born January 9, 1962 in Brain Bridge, Maryland to Arthur Sherman and Toshi Kobayashi.

James was of the Christian faith. He was an avid fisherman, and retired drafter. After retirement, He, along with his friend Jeffrey VanSlyke ran a scrapping business. When not working, fishing or camping, he loved to shoot pool with his good friend Bernard Serna.

James is survived by his wife, Virginia “Ginger” Cartwright, of Norfolk, VA.; brother, Steve Sherman and wife, Lisa of FL; his niece and nephew, Rebecca and Joshua; his great nephew, Alexander; his friend William; as well as his beloved dog Nadia.

A Celebration of Life will be held for James at a later date in Norfolk, VA.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers, is entrusted with final care.


  1. Paul catwright May 15, 2020 at 11:17 am

    R.I.P James

  2. Bernard Serna May 15, 2020 at 12:52 pm

    RIP brother. I miss you.

  3. Charlene Potter Omand May 16, 2020 at 7:16 am

    Rip, Jimmy….you will be missed…..Aunt Charlene

  4. Chris Brubaker May 16, 2020 at 10:10 am

    Rest In Peace Jim!

  5. Ginger Cartwright Sherman Jun 17, 2020 at 7:29 am

    Thank you for the years or love and friendship. You will be missed.Rest in peace Jim.

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