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Moody James "MJ" Firman, Jr.

June 19, 1926 ~ April 16, 2020 (age 93)


Moody James “MJ” Firman, Jr., 93, passed away at home on April 16, 2020 surrounded by family. MJ was a born and bred Bull Islander and was a member of the Poquoson Masonic Lodge #49 for 71 years. He attended Trinity United Methodist Church and spent over 3 years serving in the U.S. Navy in World War II, then went on to work for NASA Langley as a wind tunnel technician.  

MJ is preceded in rest by his wife of 62 years, Frances Firman and daughter, Sheila Firman.

He is survived by his son, Clyde Firman (Tammy); grandchildren, Tory Firman (Jessica), Erin Firman (Samantha), Cody Reeves; great-grandchildren, Caleb, Ethan, Layla, Jack, and Courtney; and numerous extended family members, friends, and neighbors.

We would like to the thank the staff at James River Convalescent and Rehab for their care.

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