James Hunt Hirst (Jim)

Former Mayor of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council 2009-2010

On 27th November 2015, peacefully at Springhill Care Home, Accrington. Jim aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Audrey, much loved father of Stuart and Ian, dear father-in-law of Elaine and Ann-Marie, dearly loved grandfather of Robert, Annabel and Emily also a dear brother of Derek. A service in St Peter’s Church, Darwen on Friday, 11th December at 11.15 a.m. will be followed by interment at St Paul’s Churchyard, Hoddlesden. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the East Lancashire Hospice. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290