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1631 Church Street
NORFOLK, VA 23504
Phone: 757-622-1085
Fax: 757-624-1508
David Code

David George Code Jr.

Saturday, October 18th, 1930 - Sunday, June 14th, 2020
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David G. Code, Jr., better known as “Baby Jim" was born on October 18, 1930. He passed away on Sunday, June 14, 2020 peacefully at home with family at the age of 89. David received a scholarship to play football at Norfolk State University but decided to go into the United States Air Force where he served in Japan.

David was a member of First Calvary Baptist Church where he served on Usher Board #1 and Male Usher Board #1.
He retired in 1987 after 37 years from the United States Postal Service, Special Delivery.

In his free time, David enjoyed a number of leisure activities such as, swimming, gardening, bike riding, traveling, and jazz.
Preceded in death by his parents David Code and Helen Code; his wife, Vera Beslow Code; son, Christopher G. Code and sister, Nina Toppins.

He is survived by his three children, David Code, III, Selina Code-Edwards, and Jeffrey C. Code; his siblings, Viola Riddick, and Curtis Code; two grandchildren, Christina S. Code and Autumn V. Edwards; one great grandchild, Isaiah M.C. Zewuge as well as a host of nieces, relatives and beloved friends.
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  • Visitation

    Monday, June 22nd, 2020 | 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Monday, June 22nd, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home
    Address
    1631 Church St.
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Service

    Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Graves Funeral Home Chapel
    Address
    1631 Church St
    Norfolk, VA 23504
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  • Interment

    Location
    Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
    Address
    6309 East Virginia Beach Blvd.
    Norfolk, VA 23502
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Valarie Gray Turner

Posted at 06:32pm
My heartfelt condolences go out to the Code family during this difficult time. May the thoughts and prayers of many bring comfort to your family and those who loved him so. May Mr. Code's rich legacy forever live in your thoughts, words, actions and in your hearts. Praying for you all.
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Major F. Riddick, Jr.

Posted at 09:52am
We will really miss Uncle Jim, I have so many wonderful memories from my younger days and Holiday visits back home. From Butch, Manervia and Myrica.
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Denny Gordon

Posted at 05:39pm
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