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Death of popular bandsman

The death has been announced of popular bandsman Terry Sim

 

The death has been announced of one of the most committed and enthusiastic brass players in the Bristol area.

Terry Sim has passed away after suffering a massive heart attack. He was well known as an excellent Eb and BBb bass player, most recently with Portishead Town and Thornbury Bands.

Paul Field told 4BR: "Everyone who was fortunate to know him knew of his total commitment to brass banding and his love for music making."

Everyone who was fortunate to know him knew of his total commitment to brass banding and his love for music makingPaul Field

Funeral

The funeral will be held at the South Bristol Crematorium, on Tuesday 22nd December at 10.00am.

A band will be formed of players who knew him as a mark of respect and anyone wishing to join in should contact Paul Field on 07805 061615.



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