James Gordon Farrar: [Heath 1943–1952]

James Gordon Farrar died aged 88 years on peacefully surrounded by the love of his family. Dearly loved husband of the late Anne, father of Benjamin and Lucy and stepfather of Sophia. A superb father-in-law of Greg and Evelyn. A devoted Grandpa to Freddie, Harry, Jessie, Hugo and Charlotte and a Great Grandpa to Emily and Jack.

Jim was a member of the winning 1951 Ilkley Sevens and 1952 Ilkley Sevens teams.

A celebration of Jim's life will be held at St Jude's Church, Savile Park, Halifax at 11.30am on Friday . Family flowers only please,. Donations, if so desired, may be given to the Alzheimers Society c/o B.J.Melia & Sons, Providence Chapel, Huddersfield Rd, Elland, HX5 9AH.