Tears for dad found in burn
The heartbroken daughters of tragic Shotts man James McGhie paid tribute to their beloved dad – after his body was recovered from a burn near Waterloo on Monday afternoon.
A major search was launched after grandfather James, also known as Jimmy, was reported missing by his concerned family on August 21. Sadly, a post made on a Facebook account set up to help find 69-year-old Jimmy, confirmed that a body had been found.
His daughter Kerrie wrote: “It is with a very heavy heart I can deliver the news that the police have found a body matching my dad’s description and clothing in Garrion Burn this afternoon.
“Thank you all for your incredible support and help.”
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Body found James McGhie