• "Jean and family, we are saddened to read of Jim's passing,..."
    - Jenny Matthews
  • "Erin and I pass on our deepest sympathy to Jean and family...."
    - David Johnston
  • "Rest in Peace Uncle Jim.Condolences to the family. Sorry I..."
    - Michael Rennie
  • "Dear Jean and family all my thoughts are with you all. So..."
    - Fran Manahi
Service Information
Memorial service
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019
1:00 p.m.
Alpine Energy Timaru Brass Bandrooms
10 North St
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Death Notice

James Grierson (Jim):
Peacefully at South Canterbury Hospice, after a courageous battle, on Thursday, November 14, 2019; aged 79 years. Dearly loved husband of Jean. Beloved father and father-in-law of Debbie and Bill Destounis (Gisborne), Stephen and Ali (Mt Manganui), Neil and Maria (Spain), Brendon and Pam (Gisborne), and Jo and Gavin (Timaru). Adored grandfather of Kristina, Stefan; Alicia, Jimmy; Domonique, Alexandra, Tua, Ema; Connor, Lucas and Hayden, and great-grandfather to Kosta. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Margaret Lucas, Ruth Thomas, Jean Walters, Irene and Wally Moloney, and Joyce and Alan Endicottt-Davies. According to Jim's wishes a private cremation has been held. A memorial service to celebrate Jim's life will be held at Alpine Energy Timaru Brass Bandrooms, 10 North St, Timaru, on Saturday, November 23, 2019, at 1.00pm. In lieu of flowers donations to South Canterbury Hospice will be gratefully accepted and can be left at the service. Messages to The Doyle Family, PO Box 4091, Highfield, Timaru 7910.


Published in Marlborough Express on Nov. 14, 2019
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