Southwestern Resources Corp.

Southwestern Resources Corp.

March 31, 2009 08:30 ET

Board of Directors of Southwestern Resources

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 31, 2009) - Southwestern Resources Corp. (TSX:SWG) - The Board, management and employees of Southwestern Resources sadly announce the passing away of James (Jim) Hume, a director of the Company since 2002.

Jim was a dedicated and thoughtful director, as well as an engaging person. A clear example of Jim's dedication was during the recent crisis at Southwestern. Despite suffering from illness, Jim remained on the Board and helped guide the Company to a resolution of these issues. Jim's clarity, guidance and energy will be missed by everyone at Southwestern.

We would like to express our heartfelt condolences to Jim's long-time partner, Murlyne Fong, his children and the rest of his family.

Contact Information

  • Southwestern Resources Corp.
    Timo Jauristo
    Interim President & CEO
    (604) 669-2525
    Southwestern Resources Corp.
    David Black
    Chair of the Board
    (604) 669-2525