In the early morning of August 4th, Jim made his journey to the other side. He will be riding horses, dancing and tinkering. Jim lived life to the fullest and was always willing to take on a challenge.
Jim was a teacher, the founder of Bell-E-Acres, and an avid gardener and community volunteer.
Jim leaves behind his wife of 55 years – Iva. Children: Jim (Cynthia), Glenda (Vern), Bill (Tracy). Grandchildren: Alicia, David, Courtney and Morgan. Brothers: Glenn (Elsie), Keith (Karen). Sister-in-law Lorna (Marinus). Brother-in-law Jack (Jeanine). Along with many whom he considered his adopted family.
Jim was predeceased by his parents Jim and Ida and his in-laws Margaret and Lorne Leslie.
Please join us to celebrate and share your memories of Jim’s life on Saturday, August 13th at 11:00am at the Elks Hall.
Donations in memory of Jim can be made to the Cariboo Foundation Hospital Trust.
LaPrairie’s Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements.