On August 2, 2021, peacefully at Avonlea Dementia Care, aged 89 years. Dearly loved husband of Joan, loved father and father-in-law of David (deceased) and Odene, Heather and Geoff, and Elizabeth and Tony, treasured grandpop of Corey, and Aleyce and great-grandpop of Ayden; Freddie, and Harper, loved brother-in-law of Betty and dearly loved by all the “cuzzies”. The family would like to thank the outstanding staff at Avonlea Dementia for the exceptional care given to Jim throughout the years. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Jim Thompson, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. The Funeral Service for Jim will be held in our Westpark Chapel, 467 Wairakei Road, Burnside, on Saturday, August 7 at 10:00am, private cremation thereafter.