Funeral Service

Time: 3.00pm

Date: Friday 17th November 2023

Service Details:
Jim's funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium, Burnley Road, accrington BB5 6HA

James Guilfoyle ‘Jim’

On 28th October 2023 in hospital, Jim aged 68 years of Great Harwood, formerly of Accrington and Rishton. The loved dad of Adrian and Louise and  grandfather to Finley.

Jim spent his working life at Royal Mail, Blackburn working as a postman and later in the letter sorting department. He was an avid reader and loved to settle down at home and lose himself in his latest book. A keen animal lover, Jim gave a loving home to many pets over the years including cats and dogs. He was a life long supporter of Blackburn Rovers and enjoyed many trips to Ewood to support his team. In his younger years, Jim was a well known local face and he was the former treasurer at Rishton United.

Family flowers only please, donations can be made in Jim’s memory on behalf  of Rowland Hill Fund (The charity for postal people). To make a donation please click the ‘Make A Donation’ button at the bottom of this page or send to the funeral directors.

Please feel free to leave a message for Jim’s online memorial book by completing the form below.

    Drew and Miranda

    Sending our deepest sympathies. Love to you all and we’ll be thinking about you. Xx DnM xx

    Peter Palmer

    Really sorry for your loss , my thoughts are with you all  x