Jim Morris

Mr Jim Morris, of Brampton, has passed away, at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, aged 70. Born at Chesterfield and a lifelong resident of the area, he worked as a butcher at Smarts in Chesterfield, straight from school and went to work at Bolsover Colliery and at Pleasley Mill as a machinist.Mr Morris enjoyed at drink, socialising in the town centre and Brampton and he liked at bet on the horses.He leaves partner Jenny, brother Kenny, nephews Wayne and Stephen and niece Sharon. The funeral service is due to take place at Chesterfield crematorium, today, Thursday, August 7, at 8.50am.Funeral directors: Wetton Funeral Service, 15 Ringwood Road, Brimington, Chesterfield (tel. 01246 232966).

Published in Derbyshire Times on Aug. 7, 2014