James E. "Jimmy" Carson
It is with sadness we announce the passing of James Edward "Jimmy" Carson, 90, of Sackville. Jimmy passed away peacefully at the Drew Nursing home on Monday, February 3, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Baie Verte, NB, he was a son of the late Lorenzo and Mary (Hunter) Carson.
A hard working man, Jimmy belonged to the United Steel Workers. He was a volunteer of the Sackville Fire Department, and attended the Sackville United Church. He loved to farm, and being around horses.
Jimmy will be dearly missed by his wife, Phyllis (Fagan), Sackville; their children, Donnie, Amherst, NS, Bob (Dianne) Carson, Sackville, and Barbie (Roland) Crossman, Sackville; 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by Donnie's wife, Barbara (Carroll) Carson; grandson Logan Crossman; sisters Catherine Reid, Evelyn Beal Lane; brother Cecil.
Arrangements are under the care and supervision of Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge St., Sackville, NB (506-364-1300). Visitation will be held 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, February 6, 2020. A funeral service celebrating Jimmy's life will take place on Friday, February 7, 2020 at 2pm, Rev. Lloyd Bruce officiating. Interment will be held in the Sackville Cemetery in the spring.
Donations in Jimmy's memory can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, or a charity of your choice.
The family invites you to sign the online book of condolences at www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.