Deaths

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11 October 2019

CURTIS. — On 30 July, the Revd Peter Bernard Curtis: Chaplain of Grey, Van Mildert, and St Aidan’s Colleges, Durham (1965-69); Vicar of Worle (1969-78); Rector of Crewkerne with Wayford (1978-2000); aged 83.

MORGAN. — On 3 October, the Ven. Ian David John Morgan: Researcher, Producer and Presenter for BBC Local Radio (1988-92); Vicar of All Hallows’, Ipswich (1992-95); Team Rector in the St Mary at Stoke with St Peter Team Ministry, Ipswich (1995-97); St Mary at Stoke with St Peter and St Francis Team Ministry, Ipswich (1997-2012); Rural Dean of Ipswich (2008-12); St Edmundsbury & Ipswich diocesan Church Urban Fund Link Officer since 2006; Hon. Canon of St Edmundsbury Cathedral since 2009; Archdeacon of Suffolk since 2012; aged 62.

NAISMITH. — On 5 October, the Revd Carol Naismith: NSM of Old St Paul’s, Edinburgh (1990-2000); Hon. Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Salvador’s, Edinburgh (2000-03); NSM of Old St Paul’s, Edinburgh (2003-14); aged 82.

POULTON. — On 1 September, the Revd Arthur Leslie Poulton: Rector of East Barnet (1961-64); Chaplain and Senior Lecturer of Chester College of Education (1964-87); Priest-in-Charge of Great Canfield (1987-94); Director of Studies of the Chelmsford diocesan Course in Christian Studies (1987-94); aged 90.

REES. — On 13 August, the Revd Percival Antony Everard Rees: Priest-in-Charge of Mahableshwar of Panchgani and of Satara, India (1965-69); Assistant Curate of St John the Evangelist, Heatherlands, Parkstone, in charge of the Church of the Good Shepherd (1969-70); Vicar of St Luke’s, West Hampstead (1970-82); Lecturer at Oak Hill Theological College (1982-86); Vicar of Christ Church, Trent Park, Cockfosters, Enfield (1987-2000); aged 84.

SEARLE-BARNES. — On 2 October, the Revd Albert Victor Searle-Barnes: Assistant Curate of Attenborough with Bramcote and Chilwell in charge of St Barnabas’s, Inham Nook (1955-59); Vicar of Cratfield with Heveningham and Ubbeston (1959-64); Wick with Doynton (1964-70); Assistant Master of Thornbury Grammar School, Bristol (1970-72); Vicar of Downend (1973-78); Market Rasen (1978-86); Legsby (1978-86); Rector of Linwood (1978-86); Green’s Norton with Bradden (1986-88); Vicar of Hambledon (1988-92); aged 91.

SMITH. — On 23 June, the Revd Raymond Frederick Smith: Vicar of Denton (1958-66); Weston (1958-66); Bradford Diocesan Adviser of Christian Stewardship (1961-66); Vicar of Normanton (1966-81); Rural Dean of Chevet (1973-81); Rector of Moreton (1981-90); aged 91.

STEWART. — On 18 April, the Revd William Jones Stewart: Chaplain of St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth (1969-71); Domestic Chaplain to the Bishop of Oxford (1971-75); Vicar of Lambourn (1975-2003); Priest-in-Charge of Lambourne Woodlands (1983-1990); Eastbury and East Garston (1983-2003); aged 86.

WALSH. — On 21 July, the Revd John Alan Walsh: Vicar of Rangemore (1973-82); Dunstall (1973-82); Priest-in-Charge of Tatenhill (1977-82); Rector of Dunstall with Rangemore and Tatenhill (1983); Vicar of Hartshill (1983-2003); aged 82.

WILSON. — On 29 June, the Revd Frederick John Wilson: Priest-in-Charge of Garsdon with Lea and Cleverton (1975-84); Charlton with Brokenborough and Hankerton (1980-84); Chaplain to the Barn Fellowship, Whatcombe House (1984-87); Assistant Curate of St John the Baptist and the Epiphany, Corby (1987-92); aged 94.

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