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Deaths

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12 July 2013

CRYER. - On 2 July, the Revd Neville Barker Cryer: Rector of St Peter's, Blackley (1954-59); Vicar of St Mary's, Addiscombe (1959-67); Secretary of the Conference of British Missionary Societies (1967-70); General Secretary of the British and Foreign Bible Society (1970-73); General Director (1973-86); aged 89.
GIBSON. - On 2 July, the Revd Alan Gibson: Vicar of St Michael and All Angels, Runcorn (1977-82); Carlisle Diocesan Education Adviser (1982-88); Priest-in-Charge of Hugill (1982-88); Vicar of Grange-over- Sands (1988-97); aged 78.
GRAHAM. - On 1 July, the Revd Frederick Louis Roth Graham: Rector of St John the Evangelist, Old Trafford (1953-61); Wombwell (1961-71); Vicar of Thorne (1971-77); Curate-in-Charge of Chilton Polden with Edington (1977-82); Catcot (1977-82); Vicar of West Poldens (1982-86); Rural Dean of the Glastonbury Jurisdiction (1982-86); aged 93.
McCARTHY. - On 6 July, the Revd Peter James McCarthy: Vicar of Startforth with Bowes (1987-92); Assistant Curate of St Michael and All Angels, Dufftown (1992-95); aged 88.
REES. - On 4 July, the Rt Revd Leslie Lloyd Rees: Chaplain of HM Prison Durham (1945-48); Vicar of Princetown with Postbridge and Huccaby Chapels, and Chaplain of HM Prison Dartmoor (1948-55); Chaplain of HM Prison Winchester (1955-62); Chaplain General of Prisons (1962-80); Hon. Canon of Canterbury Cathedral (1966-80); Chaplain to the Queen (1971-80); Suffragan Bishop of Shrewsbury (1980-86); Hon. Canon of Lichfield Cathedral (1980-86); aged 94.
ROGERS. - On 12 June, the Revd Ronald James Rogers: Assistant Master of Starcross School, Islington (1968-76); Burlington Danes School (1976-78); Assistant Curate of Our Lady and St Nicholas, Liverpool (1978-83); St Peter's, Pimlico, with Christ Church, Westminster (1983-85); Chaplain of Westminster City School (1985-87); Priest-in-Charge of St Saviour's, Pimlico (1987-96); Chaplain in Izmir with Bornova (1996-2001); Priest-in-Charge of Holy Cross, Palermo, with St George's, Taormina (2001-06); aged 81.
SLYFIELD. - On 18 June, the Revd John David Slyfield: Priest-in-Charge of Middle with East Claydon and Steeple Claydon (1971-76); Rural Dean of Claydon (1973-78); Priest-in-Charge of the Claydons (1976-78); Vicar of South Westoe, South Shields (1978-82); Tideswell (1982-92); Rural Dean of Buxton (1984-91); Priest-in-Charge of Beeley and Edensor (2002-06); aged 81.

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