Powers, James “Jim”R. of R.R. 5 St. Thomas, passed away on Wednesday, December 19th, 2012, at his late residence in his 75th year. Loved partner of Jean Johnston and predeceased by his wife Margaret Anne Powers (2001). Loved father of Steve Powers of St. Thomas and the late Rhonda Duffy. Dear father-in-law of John Duffy. Dear brother of Lou and his wife Nancy Powers. Loved grandfather of John and Heather Duffy and Kendall and Seth Powers. Sadly missed by a number of great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. Jim was born in St. Thomas on August 30th, 1938, the son of the late James and Jean (MacIntyre) Powers. He was retired from the County of Elgin. Jim was and member of St. Thomas Legion Branch 41 and the Sunset Café Coffee Gang.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Interment to following Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation on Friday from 7-9 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Branch 41 of the Royal Canadian Legion.