Passed away unexpectedly at home in Barrytown, on October 15, 2023, aged 62.
Loved and respected Dad of Jesse, and Blaze,
cherished son of the late Malcolm & Janet,
much loved brother and brother-in-law of Marcus & Wendy, Phillip & Susie, Penny, and Melissa & Ralph,
special friend of Vashti,
a loved uncle of Charlotte, and Geoffrey, a loved cousin and a friend of all.

Hamish was a jade carver who was held in high esteem and was a deeply respected mentor and teacher.
He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and the Barrytown community.

Messages to the James family, c/- P O Box 417, Greymouth 7840.

A Funeral Service to celebrate Hamish’s life will be held in the
Barrytown Hall, Barrytown on Tuesday at 1pm
followed by cremation here on the Coast at the Westland Crematorium.

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