Posted: February 13th, 2014

May 24, 1975 ~ Feb. 10, 2014

Jim was born in Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver to Maurice James (Jim Sr.) and Susan Rita Huber (nee Moe).  He was the much loved husband of Kristine (nee Bayley) and proud father of Ewan James (13) and William Magnus (10). Jim moved to Medicine Hat with his mother, father and sister, Kristi (now McDonald) and finally settled in Redcliff in 1980.  This is where he attended school to Grade 9 and went on to CHHS until 1993. He will be sadly missed by his large extended family. Jim’s loving family includes his step-father, Curtis Huber;  half and step-brothers and sisters:   Benjamin (Erin), Anthony (Tessa), Emily (Ricky), Athena, Christopher, Curtis Jr. (Lana) and Michael (Erin);  his Grandma Moe;  his step-mother, Barb;  brother-in-law, Chad McDonald;  father and mother-in-law, Bill and Sheila Bayley;  sister-in-law, Kathy Jackson (Brad); brother-in-law, Bill (Sherry) and his many nieces and nephews.  A Celebration of Jim’s life will be held at the Bridge Church, 350 – 1 Avenue N.E., Medicine Hat on Saturday, February 15, 2014, at 1:00 P.M.  A time of fellowship with refreshments will follow in the Bridge Church immediately thereafter.  (Condolences may be expressed by visiting www.cooksouthland.com)  If friends so desire, memorial tributes in memory of James may be made to:  McMan Youth, Family and Community Services, in support of a future detox facility, #4,  941 South Railway Street S.E., Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 2W3 or Victorian Order of Nurses, in person or online.   Honoured to serve the family is COOK SOUTHLAND Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13 Street S.W., Medicine Hat, Alberta, T1A 4V4.  Telephone:  403-527-6455.


  1. Brenda Gill says:

    Kris, Sending hugs your way. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. Dawn Willis says:

    Kristine our thoughts are prayers are with you and the boys. Thinking of you!! HUGS!!! Dawn Greg Zack and Kobe Willis

  3. AshleyJeff Bartsch says:

    We are so sorry for your loss Kristi. Out thoughts go out to you and all the family.

  4. Deborah De Groot says:

    Sending love, light and strength your way for today and the days ahead. Words cannot express how much my heart aches for you.

    (i am the lady that comes in on Friday mornings to get coffees for Maureen and myself).

    Thinking of you..

  5. Dawn says:

    Please accept our most heartfelt condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time (Psalms 55:22).

  6. Shaun says:

    So so saddened to hear of this. I worked with Jim in Redcliff at Eldorado Farms back in the late 90’s. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family Kristine. Jim was a good man. R.I.P. bud.

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