James Wilson Lighthall, age 86, of Dartmouth, NS, passed away January 26, 2019 at Oceanview Manor.
Born Picton Ontario, he was the son of James Green Lighthall and Marietta Lighthall. James worked at Humpty Dumpty Foods for 23 years, Frito Lay for 2 years and the Navy for 5 years. He served on the Bonaventure. In 1949 he was drafted by the Detroit Tigers. Survived by Daughters: Penny Lighthall, Sherry MacKay (Scott), Deborah Best (Linden); Sons: Dale Lighthall (Lynn), Chris Lighthall; Sister: Margo Cooper (Herb); 8 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and 2 nieces and nephews. Predeceased by Wives: Myrna Lighthall, Annette Lighthall and partner Betty Lehr. A Memorial Service will be held Thursday January 31st at 2pm at Cole Harbour Funeral Home, 1234 Cole Harbour Road, NS, Rev James Haughn officiating with interment following in Lawrencetown Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia. Online condolences may be made at www.coleharbourfuneral.com