James Edward passed away suddenly at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on April 6th, 2004. He will be sadly missed by his wife of 51 years, Louise, daughter & son-in-law Linda and Michael Poole, granddaughters: Melissa, Laurel and Sharilyn, sisters Hazel Foreman, Gladys and her husband Lefty Huddle, Anne and her husband Michael Lozinski, brothers and their wives Hillyerd and Heather Ruddy, Neil and Pat Ruddy, many nieces, nephews and cousins. Jim was born in Crossfield, AB on March 25th, 1931. He farmed in Crossfield until 1967, moved to Westbank, B.C. and retired in Lumby in 1992. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services. 250-762-2299.