DONEGAL TOWN COMES TO A STANDSTILL AS JIM IS BROUGHT HOME

first_imgJim’s remains are taken into the Abbey for the wake today: Pic Paul O’SullivanBY PAUL O’SULLIVAN: Donegal Town came to a standstill atoday as Jim White’s remains came home for the last time.As a mark of respect for their employer, the entire staff of both the Central and Abbey Hotels formed an impressive Guard of Honour as the hearse arrived on the Diamond preceded by a Garda escort.He is being waked at his own request in the Abbey Hotel from 1pm today. Bus Eireann, the Gardai and taxis are to be congratulated for making alternative arrangements to vacate the area for the arrival.The public are being welcomed to pay their respects to Jim at the hotel.Removal from the hotel is at 12 noon tomorrow, Friday, to St Anne’s Church, Ballyshannon for funeral service and burial.  DONEGAL TOWN COMES TO A STANDSTILL AS JIM IS BROUGHT HOME was last modified: September 4th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:abbey hotelDonegal TownfuneralJim Whitewakelast_img read more