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12 February 2021

BALL. — On 14 January, the Revd Peter William Ball: Perpetual Curate of the Church of the Ascension, Wembley (1961-68); Rector of Shepperton (1968-84); Rural Dean of Staines (1972-74); Spelthorne (1974-83); Prebendary of St Paul’s Cathedral (1976-84); Canon Residentiary and Chancellor of St Paul’s Cathedral (1984-90); aged 90.

BARTLEMAN. — On 19 December, the Revd Giles Sidney James Bartleman, Assistant Curate of St Mark’s, Jersey, since 2017; aged 50.

CARTWRIGHT. — On 11 January, the Revd Samuel Cartwright: Vicar of Roundthorn, Oldham (1976-83); Ashton-Under-Lyne (1983-93); aged 83.

DEAVE. — On 30 January, the Revd Gillian Mary Deave: Deaconess of St Peter and St James, Nottingham (1982-87); Parish Deacon (1987-91); Chaplain of Nottingham City Hospital (1991-96); aged 89.

EDE. — On 23 January, the Ven. Dennis Ede: Assistant Curate of Castle Bromwich, in charge of St Philips and St James’s, Hodge Hill (1960-64); Minister of St Philip’s and St James’s Ecclesiastical District, Hodge Hill (1964-70); Team Rector in the Hodge Hill Team Ministry (1970-76); Chaplain of Sandwell District General Hospital (1976-90); Vicar of All Saints’ and St Mary Magdalene’s, West Bromwich (1976-90); Curate-in-Charge of Christ Church, West Bromwich (1976-79); Rural Dean of West Bromwich (1976-90); Prebendary of Lichfield Cathedral (1983-90); Archdeacon of Stoke-Upon-Trent (1990-97); Hon. Assistant Curate of Tilford (1997-99); The Bourne and Tilford (1999-2002); aged 89.

GREEN. — On 2 February, the Revd Gillian Green: NS Assistant Curate in the Stour Valley Group (2005-11); aged 79.

PLATT. — On 4 February, the Revd William David Platt: Vicar of St Katherine’s, North Hammersmith (1965-72); Woodham (1972-88); Chaplain to the Community of St Mary the Virgin, Wantage (1988-96); NS Assistant Curate of Blewbury, Hagbourne and Upton (1996-2003); aged 90.

POTTS. — On 8 February: the Revd James Potts: Priest in Zanzibar diocese, Tanganyika (1959-61); Sub-Warden of St Cyprian’s Theological College, Ngala (1961-66); Warden (1966-69); Anglican Theological College, Dar es Salaam (1969-71); Curate-in-Charge of St Helen’s Conventional District, Athersley, and New Lodge (1971-73); Vicar of Athersley (1973-77); Madeley (1977-85); Baswich (or Berkswich) (1985-93); Rural Dean of Stafford (1988-95); aged 90.

SMITH. — On 1 February, the Revd Robert Harold Smith: Curate-in-Charge of Elburton Conventional District, Plymstock (1952-57); Vicar of Christ Church, Lowestoft (1957-67); Rector of St Mary Magdalene with St James, Upton, Torquay (1967-80); Priest-in-Charge of Fersfield and North with South Lopham (1980-81); Rector of Bressingham (1980-81); Bressingham with North and South Lopham and Fersfield (1981-87); aged 97.

WATSON. — On 28 January, the Ven. Jeffrey John Seagrief Watson: Vicar of Christ Church, Winchester (1971-81); Bitterne (1981-93); Rural Dean of Southampton (1983-93); Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (1991-93); Ely Cathedral (1993-2004); Archdeacon of Ely (1993-2004); aged 81.

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