James Edmund (Jim) Batkins Death Notice 2020

BATKINS, James Edmund (Jim).
On March 2, 2020.
Aged 96 years.
Dearly loved husband of the late Thelma.
Loved father and father-in-law of Fiona, and Andrew and Roxanne.
Loved grandfather of James, and Latisha.
Thank you for the care shown by all the staff of Atawhai Rest Home.
A humble, accepting and gentle man.
A note he wrote found in his papers said, ‘Now I gladly go to sleep, God has been good to me’.
Rest in peace our beautiful Dad.
In accordance with Jim’s wishes a private cremation has taken place.
Messages to the ‘Batkins Family’, C/o PO Box 7001, Taradale, Napier 4141.

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Date published

4 March 2020

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Hawke's Bay Today


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