Passed away in Greymouth after a short illness on February 22, 2021, aged 92. Dearly loved husband of the late Rita, cherished dad and father-in-law of Danny and Vivienne (Christchurch), Marion and Graham Smith (Greymouth), and Johnny and Debbie (Westport), dearly loved grandad and great-grandad, loved brother of the late Albert Te Nahi, Archie, Audrey Hansen, Gordon, and Sonny, a loved member of the Morris family, a love and respected uncle, cousin and friend. Messages to 55B Camerons Road, Camerons 7805. As per Jim’s wishes a private cremation has been held here on the Coast at the Westland Crematorium and his ashes to be scattered at Bruce Bay, South Westland. A Memorial Service celebrating Jim’s wonderful life will be held at a date to be advised.
Kua taka te Pou Morehu, te totara haemata o te whanau! E aue te mamae e! E te poua, e Jimmy, haere, haere, haere atu ra. Moe mai koe i te rangimarie.
We are devastated to lose this kaumatua, Jim, the last of our Pou from that generation.
Haere haere haere atu ra.