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Chancellor grants exhumation after family feud

by Shiranikha Herbert, Legal Correspondent

Posted: 19 May 2017 @ 12:05

THE consistory court of the diocese of St Edmundsbury & Ipswich settled a family feud when it granted the petition of some members of the family for permission to exhume the cremated remains of one member of the family from the grave where both her parents were buried, in the churchyard of St Mary’s, Polstead.

The late Joyce King was the daughter of William and Mary Haynes, who also had another daughter, Evelyn Julier. William Haynes died in 1982. Mary had predeceased him, and he ...

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