MAYLAND. — On 7 December, the Revd Jean Mary Mayland: NS Assistant Curate of York Minster (1991-93); Lecturer and Tutor of the Northern Ordination Course (1991-93); Lecturer of the North-East Oecumenical Course (1993-96); Local Unity Officer of the Durham Ecumenical Relations Group (1993-96); Durham Diocesan Ecumenical Officer (1993-96); Associate Secretary of the Council of Churches for Britain and Ireland (1996-99); Assistant General Secretary and Co-ordinating Secretary for Christian Life of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland (1999-2003); aged 85.
OAKES. — On 3 December, the Revd Leslie John Oakes: Chaplain
of Selly Oak Hospital, Birmingham (1960-64); Perpetual Curate of Longbridge (1964-68); Vicar (1968-93); Hon. Canon of Birmingham Cathedral (1984-93); aged 93.
PATTERSON. — On 15 November, the Ven. John Norton Patterson: Rector of Ballintoy (1972-78); Rathlin (1972-78); Dunseverick (1978) Ballintoy with Rathlin and Dunseverick (1978-2005); Missions to Seamen Chaplain (1972-2000); Mission to Seafarers (2000-05); Canon of Belfast Cathedral (1997-2005); Archdeacon of Dalriada (2001-05); aged 82.
SMITH. — On 8 December, the Revd Lorna Cassandra Smith: Deaconess of Birchington with Acol and Minnis Bay (198-92); Parish Deacon (1987-92); Assistant Curate of Addlestone (1992-97); Vicar of Englefield Green (1997-2005); aged 78.