Announcements for March 2008
() REEVES Ann
REEVES Ann Rosaline, passed away peacefully after a short illness at her home in Edington, aged 76 years. Wife of the late John Reeves (founder and past headmaster of King Alfred School). She will be sadly missed by all her friends in and around the Poldens. Funeral service has taken place. Donations for St George's Church, Edington, are being received by the Funeral Director, JE Gilbert and Son, 139 St John Street, Bridgwater, TA6 5JA, Tel: 01278 422344
BRERETON Happy 40th Birthday Mark, we love you loads. Heidi, Jamie, Lauren and Jordan xxxxxx
RICHARDS Nicholas. Wishing you a very Happy 40th birthday on the
29th March. With lots of love, Claire, James, Mum, Dad, Gary, Jason, Leah and
LOCKE Nicola. Happy 50th birthday on the 28th March. Love Mum, Gill, Catherine, Lisa, Alex, Stacie and Lakeesha. x
GREGORY Carol. Happy 60th Birthday today, 27th March. Have a great day! Love from Graham, Timmy, Wayne, Mandy, Chloe and Patricia xxxxxx
() FINCH Pearl.
FINCH Pearl. To a wonderful mum. Happy 70th birthday. Lots of love Paul and Debbie.
HARPER Congratulations on the birth of Jack Dennis, a beautiful Grandson, Nephew and Cousin. Lots of love from all the family. xxx
() KING Mark
KING Mark and Gaye would like to announce the safe arrival of their son Callum Richard Ian, born on 21st March. A welcome brother for Elisha, Shannon and
BURNETT. PROCTOR Sara and Peter. Thank you for my precious grandson, Tyler James, born on the 21st March 2008. All my love Mum Burnett. xx
MILBURN Congratulations Paul and Heidi. Thank you for a beautiful grandson, Lewis. Lots of love Mum and George.
HODGES SMITH Congratulations to Jamie and Steve on the birth of their son Harry, born on 11th March 2008. Lots of love, Mum, Dad, Lee. xxx
DALLEY James. You're the best, Jim Noodle! We love you like mad! From Hollie, Kev, Angel and Honey. xxx
DALLEY James. They said it would never happen! Have a lovely day. Don't get too drunk! Thanks to all Doctors and Nurses who helped to care for Jimmy over the years. Love you son, Mum xxx
LARCOMBE Maureen and Norman. Happy 50th wedding anniversary, 29th March 2008. Very special love to a very special sister and brother-in-law from your bridesmaids Ann and Caroline. xxx
() HAMILTON Ann
HAMILTON Ann and Adrian. Congratulations to our very special parents on your Silver Wedding Anniversary on 27th March. Lots of love, Sarah, Claire and Tom, Mike and Flick. xxx
() HAWKER Jemma
HAWKER Jemma Jade. Happy 16th birthday. All our love Nan and Grandad. (Seaside) xxxx
BURGE Maureen. Happy 60th birthday today, 27th March. Lots of love Martin.
() LOCK Doris
LOCK Doris of Thurlbear, Taunton, passed suddenly but peacefully away at Musgrove Park Hospital on 17th March 2008, aged 75 years. Beloved wife of Geoffrey and a much loved mother and grandmother. Funeral Service to take place at St Peter's Church, Staple Fitzpaine on Friday 28th March at 2.00pm followed by burial at Thurlbear Churchyard. Family flowers only by request but donations if desired for Thurlbear School may be sent c/o Taunton funeral Service, 55 Bridge Street, Taunton, TA1 1TP.
BRADLEY George, formerly of Bootle, Liverpool and now of Taunton, passed away at Musgrove Park Hospital after an illness bravely fought on 11th March 2008, aged 54 years. A Service of Thanksgiving for George was held at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Wednesday 26th March. Donations in lieu of flowers for St Margaret's Somerset Hospice may be sent to the Funeral Directors, Nigel K Ford, North End, Creech St Michael, Taunton, TA3 5EB.
ARMSTRONG Arthur of Tiverton, formerly of Wellington passed away on 24th March 2008. Enquiries regarding service of Thanksgiving may be made to Paul Fudge, Funeral Director. Tel: Tiverton 01884 242647 or Wellington 01823 662363
() EDWARDS Jack
EDWARDS Jack Desmond formerly of Creech St Michael, Taunton, passed peacefully away at Musgrove Park Hospital on 21st March 2008, aged 82 years. The Funeral Service takes place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Wednesday 2nd April at 2.00pm. Family flowers only have been requested but for those wishing to remember Jack, donations for the Alzheimer's Society may be sent to the Funeral Directors Nigel K. Ford, North End, Creech St Michael, Taunton, TA3 5EB.
() ASH Iris
ASH Iris passed away peacefully on 19th March 2008 at Wellington Cottage Hospital aged 83 years. Funeral service will be held tomorrow Friday 28th March at Taunton Deane Crematorium at 1.00pm. Family flowers only please. Donations for St Margaret's Somerset Hospice may be given at the service or sent c/o Thomas Brothers, High Street, Wellington, TA21 8RF.
PARKER Stuart of Drakes Farm, Ruishton, passed peacefully away at Musgrove Park Hospital on 20th March 2008, aged 61 years. Sadly missed by all his loving family. The funeral service takes place at St Georges Church, Ruishton on Friday 28th March at 3.00pm, followed by private cremation. Family flowers only have been requested but for those wishing to remember Stuart, donations for the RNLI, may be sent to the Funeral Directors Nigel K Ford, North End, Creech St Michael, Taunton, TA3 5EB.
() ALLEN Sandra
ALLEN Sandra (Sandy) formerly of Wiveliscombe, suddenly in Sydney, Australia on 8th February 2008, aged 58 years. Thanksgiving service to take place at the Wiveliscombe Congregational Church on Saturday 26th April at 12.00 noon, Any enquiries to Anthony James Funeral director, Wiveliscombe, TA4 2PN. Tel: (01984) 624149
KEMPE Penelope Anne Dora, peacefully on 20th March 2008, aged 86 years. A much loved mum and grandma. Funeral service to take place at St James Parish Church, Fitzhead, on Monday 31st March at 12 noon. Donations, preferred for 'The Officers' Association', may be sent c/o Taunton Funeral Service, 55 Bridge Street, Taunton, TA1 1TP.
PEPPIATT Alfred Henry William, passed away peacefully at Dene Barton House, Cotford St Luke, on 17th March 2008. The funeral service has taken place.
() LYNAS Arnold
LYNAS Arnold of Kingston St Mary and formerly of Haygrove Farm, Trull, passed away peacefully on 19th March 2008 at the Dene Barton House, aged 87 years. A much loved husband, father and grandfather. Funeral service to take place on Tuesday 1st April, 1.00pm, at the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Kingston St Mary. Family flowers only; however, donations if desired are being received for St Margaret's Somerset Hospice (New Build) and the Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary. All donations and enquiries to the Funeral Director, Leonard E Smith, 1 Haydon Road, Taunton, TA1 1SY. Tel: (01823) 272122.
POWELL Michael of Hemyock passed away at his home on 23rd March 2008. Much loved Father of David and Stephen, Father-in-Law to Valerie and Angie and loving Grandad and Great Grandad. Funeral service to take place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Wednesday 2nd April at 12.00 noon. Family flowers only please but donations if desired to The Blackdown Support Group by retiring collection or c/o Redwood and Sons, French Nut Tree, Clayhidon, Cullompton, Devon, EX15 3PW.
SHARLAND Joan Elizabeth of Churchinford passed away peacefully at Musgrove Park Hospital on 17th March 2008 aged 86 years. Funeral Service takes place at Taunton Deane Crematorium on Monday 31st March at 11am. Family flowers only, donations if desired for The Blackdown Hills Golden Age Club or League of Friends, Musgrove Park Hospital may be sent c/o E. White and Son Ltd, Funeral Directors 138-139 East Reach, Taunton, TA1 3HN.
() ALLEN Mark.
ALLEN Mark. Congratulations on your 50th birthday, 27th March 2008. Lots of love, Lynne, James, Ben and Tom. xx
HAWKER Jemma. From this to head girl! We are so proud of you. Happy 16th birthday Jimbo, 29th March 2008. Lots of love, Mum, Dad, Max and Rory. xxx
LARCOMBE Maureen and Norman. Congratulations on your Golden Wedding, 29th March 2008. Fond memories of all the good times spent together over the years, with lots of love from Ann, Tim, Katharine and Christopher. xxx
() PARSONS June
PARSONS June and George. Congratulations Mum and Dad on your
Diamond Wedding Anniversary, 27th March 2008. Lots of love from Jan and Tony, Grahame and Louise, Adam and Carrie, Tim, Becky and Eddie.
NORTH Pauline & Derek.
Congratulations to a very special Mum & Dad on your 50th Wedding Anniversary, 22 March 2008. Love Julie, John and Sion
() GILL Herbert
GILL Herbert Ronald, passed away 28th March 1982. Loved, remembered and in our hearts every day, wife Phyllis and family. xxx
SCREECH Shirley, March 27th 2000. In loving memory of a dearly loved Mum to Mark and Gran to Liam and Daryl, loving you always, forgetting you never. xxx
() HICKS Dawn.
HICKS Dawn. 30th March 2006. Sadly missed. Always in our thoughts and forever in our hearts. Love, Sharon, Shannie, Tracy, Danielle and Adrian x
() GRANT Carol
GRANT Carol Anne. In loving memory of a dear wife who passed away on 30th March 2007. Thinking of you always, especially on your birthday. Miss you, your loving husband Ron.
() THOMAS Sid.
THOMAS Sid. In
memory of a loving husband, dad and grandad. Always in our hearts and thoughts. Love Lucy, Jack, Jamie, Megan and Josh xxxxx
PARR Francis. A much loved Mum and Nan who fell asleep 27th March 1997. Memories are a gift to treasure; ours of you will last forever. Love from your girls.
() HICKS Dawn.
HICKS Dawn. Two years ago you went away, I'll never forget that very sad day, I miss you so much and will until the end, I'll never forget you were my very best friend. Missing you always, love Julie, Joe and Shane. xxx
() BUTT Arthur.
BUTT Arthur. 23rd March 2002. Your smile is gone forever, your hands we cannot touch, but we will always have our memories of the one we love. Love, Marie and family xx
LAWRENCE Denise, died 29th March 1997. Treasured memories forever of a dear wife. Never forgotten, Reg.
ADAMS Marcus. Happy 21st birthday, 29th March. Best wishes for the future. All our love, Nan, Grandad and Andrew. xxx
BICKERSTAFF Arnica. Happy 21st birthday, have a great day. Lots of love Ben, Mum and Dad, Emma-Lea and Andy. xxxxxx
ADAMS Marcus. Happy 21st birthday on the 29th March. All our love Mum, Dad, Daniel and Paul. xxx
ROBBINS SPENCER Many congratulations Michelle and Nick on your engagement. All our love and happiness for the future from Richard and Trish, Phil and Star. xx
() DINGLE Val
DINGLE Val and Terry would like to thank all their family and friends for making their Ruby Wedding party so special. Thank you for all the flowers, gifts and cards and £410 in donations for St Margaret's Hospice. Val would also like to thank Terry for 40 wonderful years together on March 30th. xxxx
BATTEN Dennis (Jig). Remembering you with love today, on your birthday, as always. Love always Rose xxx.
CONYBEARE Norman, passed away 27th March 2003. Much loved Husband, Father and Grandfather. xx