James (Jimmy) Deschamps, formerly of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away peacefully Friday, Oct. 3, 1997 at the hospital in Kamloops, B.C.
Jimmy was born April 30, 1922 in Penetang, Ont. He served with the army during World War Two.
He married Norma Bujold in 1948, and they made their home in the area until moving to B.C. in 1983.
Jimmy worked at Mel Newman’s during the late 1940s and 1950s. He then worked for Canada Post, and was a mail carrier until his retirement.