BARBER. — On 19 January, the Revd Craig John Francis Barber: Assistant Curate of St George with St Anne and St Mark, Brighton (2003-06); Team Vicar of Worth (2006-08); Assistant Curate of Worth, Pound Hill and Maidenbower (2008-10); Chaplain of London Metropolitan University (2010-16); aged 45.
BUCK. — On 26 January, the Revd Richard Peter Holdron Buck: Canon Treasurer of Truro Cathedral (1974-76); Vicar of St Mary’s, Primrose Hill, with St Paul’s, Hampstead (1976-84); Bishop of Southwark’s Ecumenical Adviser (1984-91); Priest-in-Charge of St Peter’s, Dulwich Common (1984-86); Hon. Canon of Southwark (1990-98); Assistant Curate of St Katharine with St Barnabas, Rotherhithe (1991-92); St Katharine with St Bartholomew, Bermondsey (199294); St Alfege with St Peter and St Paul, Greenwich (1994-98); aged 79.
BUCKNALL. — On 11 January,
the Revd William John Bucknall: Curate-in-Charge of Ilam with Blore-Ray (1973-76); Warden of Dovedale House, Lichfield (1973-76); Vicar of St Paul’s, Wednesbury (1976-84); Rural Dean of Wednesbury (1978-84); Team Rector of Holy Trinity, Wordsley (1984-1990); aged 72.
EVANS. — On 28 January, the Revd Henry Thomas Platt Evans: Curate-in-Charge of St Luke’s Conventional District, Stocking Farm, Leicester (1956-58); Minister (1958-66); Vicar (1966-67); Rector of St Matthew’s, Stretford (1967-72); Vicar of St Mary Magdalen’s, Knighton, Leicester (1973-83); Hon. Canon of Leicester Cathedral (1976-93); Rural Dean of Christianity South (1981-83); Warden of Launde Abbey (1983-93); Priest-in-Charge of Loddington (1983-92); aged 88.
FORRESTER. — On 16 January, the Revd Matthew Agnew Forrester: Chaplain of Elstree School, Woolhampton (1977-78); Chaplain of the Duke of York’s Royal Military School, Dover (1978-96 ); aged 85.
RIGNEY. — On 23 January, the Very Revd Dr James Thomas Rigney: Chaplain and Fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge (2005-09); Dean of Christchurch Cathedral, Newcastle, Australia, since 2009; aged 57.
SADLER. — On 16 January, the Ven. Anthony Graham Sadler: Vicar of Rangemore, and of Dunstall (1965-72); Abbots Bromley (1972-78); Pelsall (1978-90); Rural Dean of Walsall (1982-90); Prebendary of Lichfield Cathedral (1987-2004); Priest-in-Charge of Uttoxeter with Bramshall, of Stramshall, of Kingstone with Gratwich, of Checkley, and of Marchington with Marchington Woodlands (1990-97); Leigh (1993-97); Team Rector in the Uttoxeter Area Team (1997); Archdeacon of Walsall (1997-2004); 80.
SMALE. — On 22 January, the Revd Frederick Ronald Smale: Vicar of Hartlip and Curate-in-Charge of Stockbury (1969-71); Vicar of Hartlip with Stockbury (1971-74); Rector of River (1975-85); Vicar of Birchington with Acol and Minnis Bay (1985-2000); aged 79.
STEVENS. — On 25 January, the Revd Thomas Walter Stevens: Assistant Curate of St Luke’s, Wallsend (1969-70); Cranford (1970-87); St Michael and St George, Fulwell (1987-90); St Peter and St Paul, Teddington, and Fulwell (1990-91); aged 83.
WHARTON. — On 26 January, the Revd Christopher Joseph Wharton: Rector of Kimpton with Ayot St Lawrence (1993-2000); 84.
WILTSHIRE. — On 6 December, the Revd John Herbert Arthur Wiltshire: Minister of Emmanuel Conventional District, West Dulwich (1969-79); Rector of Coulsdon (1979-93); aged 89.
Correction. The Revd David Bush was 91, not as stated last week.