Deaths

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29 November 2013

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CROSS. - On 20 November, the Revd Michael Harry Cross: Priest-in-Charge of Bosbury, of Coddington, and of Wellington Heath (1979-82); Vicar of Bosbury with Wellington Heath, Stretton Grandison, Ashperton and Canon Frome (1982-83); Bishop's Castle with Main- stone (1983-84); Priest-in-Charge of Snead (1983-84); Vicar of Moorland, Thrimby and Great Strickland (1984-93); Rural Dean of Appleby (1991-93); Hon. Canon of Carlisle Cathedral (1992-93); 85.

CULBERTSON. - On 8 November, the Revd Dr Eric Malcolm Culbertson: Rector of St Aidan's, Clarkston (1987-89); Area Secretary of Crosslinks (1989-94); Rector of Tullaniskin with Clonoe (1994-2009); Hon. Vicar Choral of Armagh Cathedral since 2007; aged 59.

GRAHAM. - On 26 November, the Revd John Galbraith Graham: Chaplain of St Chad's College, Durham (1949-52); Assistant Curate of St Michael the Archangel, Aldershot (1952-55); Curate-in-Charge of St Michael and All Angels Conventional District, Beaconsfield (1955-62); Chaplain of Reading University (1962-72); Assistant Curate of St Peter's, Eaton Square, Pimlico, with Christ Church, Westminster (1972-74); Rector of Houghton with Wyton (1974-78); aged 92.

HADDLETON. - On 21 November, the Revd Peter Gordon Haddleton: Team Vicar in the Bridgnorth, Tasley, Astley Abbotts, Oldbury and Quatford Team Ministry (1983-91); Team Vicar in the South Wye Team Ministry (1991-98); Team Rector (1998-2007); Team Rector in the St Barnabas with Christ Church Team Ministry, Worcester, since 2007; aged 60.

PURCHAS. - On 22 November, the Revd Catherine Patience Ann Purchas: Religious Broadcaster for Chiltern Radio (1981-87); Radio Bedfordshire since 1988; Hon. Parish Deacon of Wheathampstead (1987-94); Bishop of St Albans' Officer for Women, and St Albans Diocesan Adviser for Women's Ministry (1993-2007); Bishop's Officer for NSMs (1993-2003); Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands for St Albans (1993-2000); Hon. Assistant Curate of Wheathampstead (1994-2000); Hon. Canon of St Albans Cathedral (1996-2000); Canon Emeritus since 2000; Associate Diocesan Director of Ordinands (2000-03); aged 74.

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