James Clarke Yount

James Clarke Yount 63 of Kaslo B.C. passed away suddenly Dec. 1st 2014. Jim was born in Vancouver B.C. Dec.30th 1950 along with his twin sister Penny. Feb 14th 1951 Sam and Eleanor Yount made a two day journey from Arrowhead to Vancouver in a blinding snow storm to pick the twins up. Jim resided in Arrowhead until 1957 when the town was burned to make way for a dam. From Arrowhead he moved to Vernon B.C. He was very active in church and school choirs. By age 12 his voice called him and he never looked back. Broadcasting became his life. Jim will always be remembered for the twinkle in his eyes, his witt, and a resounding voice for such a small man. He is survived by his granddaughter winnie, and his daughter Mary as well as many friends and relatives. A memorial will be held in the spring at Kaslo B.C.