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Deaths

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16 November 2012

CAIRNS. - On 27 October, the Revd Henry Alfred Cairns: in Australia (1942-81); Curate-in-Charge of Blackwood Forest with Bass Parish District (1943-44); Curate-in-Charge of Moe (1944-47); Rector of Heyfield (1947-52); Leongatha (1952-60); Chaplain of Sunbury Mental Hospital (1960-62); Kew Mental Hospital (1962-80); Hon. Assistant Curate of Radlett (1983-85); aged 98.
CRAGG. - On 13 November, the Rt Revd Dr Albert Kenneth Cragg: Chaplain in Beirut (1939-47); Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the American University of Beirut (1942-47); Warden of St Justin's House, Beirut (1942-47); Rector of Longworth (1947-51); Editor of The Muslim World (1952-60); Professor of Arabic and Islamics at Hartford Seminary, USA (1951-56); Canon Residentiary of St George's Collegiate Church, Jerusalem (1956-59); Hon. Canon (1965-73); Canterbury Cathedral (1961-80); Fellow of St Augustine's College, Canterbury (1959-60); Sub-Warden (1960-61); Warden (1961-67); Bye-Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge (1969-70); Assistant Bishop in the Jerusalem Archbishopric (1970-73); Reader in Religious Studies of the University of Sussex (1973-78); Assistant Bishop of Chichester (1973-78); Wakefield (1978-81); Vicar of Helme (1978-81); aged 99.
De POMERAI. - On 5 November, the Revd Lesley Ann de Pomerai: Team Vicar in the Clifton Team Ministry (1996-2002); Rector of Walton-on-Trent with Croxall, Rosliston with Linton and Castle Gresley since 2002; Rural Dean of Repton (2009-11); aged 52.
DEVENPORT. - On 10 November, the Rt Revd Eric Nash Devenport: Succentor of Leicester Cathedral (1956-59); Vicar of Shepshed (1959-64); Rector of Oadby (1964-73); Hon. Canon of Leicester Cathedral (1973-80); Leicester Diocesan Missioner (1973-80); Suffragan Bishop of Dunwich (1980-92); Archdeacon of Italy and Chaplain of St Mark's, Florence (1992-97); Hon. Priest Vicar of Norwich Cathedral since 1998; aged 86.
KNOX. - On 31 October, the Revd Iain John Edward Knox: Domestic Chaplain to the Bishop of Connor (1972-74); Rector of Gweedore Union (1976-80); Clonmel with Innislounagh, Tullameelan and Kilronan, and of Cahir with Ardfinnan and Tubrid, Derrygarth and Clogheen, and of Fethard with Kilvemnon, Killarmery and Lismalin, latterly Clonmel with Innislounagh, Tullaghmealn, Fethard, Kilvemnon and Cahir (1980-96); Domestic Chaplain to the Bishop of Cashel & Ossory (1982-97); Cashel Diocesan Press and Radio Officer (1990-95); Cashel & Waterford Diocesan Information Officer (1992-95); Vicar Choral of Cashel Cathedral since 2003; aged 66.

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