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Deaths

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31 December 2021

CROW. — On 5 December, the Revd Michael John Crow: Assistant Curate of Sawbridgeworth (1967-69); Biscot Luton (1969-71); St Augustine’s, Limbury (1971-79); Team Rector in the Borehamwood Team Ministry (1979-87); St John the Baptist, Markyate Street (1987-2000); Priest-in-Charge of Flamstead (1998-2000); aged 86.

GRIGOR. — On 18 December, the Revd David Alexander Grigor: Vicar of Newport, Devon (1960-67); St Paul’s, Preston (1967-73); Rector of Christ Church, Rio de Janeiro (1973-74); Chaplain of Exeter School (1974-77); Assistant Curate of St Michael and All Angels, Heavitree (1974-77); Chaplain of Brighton College (1977-88); Warminster School (1989-93); Hon. Chaplain in San Pedro, Costa del Sol (1993-94); St George’s, Tunis (1996-98); aged 92.

GURNEY. — On 30 November, the Revd Dennis Albert John Gurney: Vicar of Hurstbourne Tarrant with Faccombe (1969-77); Rector of St Ouen, Jersey (1977-84); Missions to Seamen Hon. Chaplain (1984-2000) Mission to Seafarers since 2000; Chaplain of International Community Schools, United Arab Emirates (1984-2001); Senior Chaplain in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates (1984-2001); Canon of St Christopher’s Cathedral, Bahrain, since 1998; aged 90.

LOWE. — On 14 December, the Revd David Reginald Lowe: Assistant Curate of St Anne’s, Lewes (1969-73); Holy Trinity, Hereford (1973-77); Priest-in-Charge of Lyonshall with Titley (1977-98); Lyonshall with Titley, Almeley and Kinnersley (1988-96); aged 79.

MUSTON. — On 12 December, the Revd James Arthur Muston: Assistant Curate (Community Minister) of East Marsh, Grimsby (1995-99); Vicar of Gresley (1999-2004); aged 73.

SAMBROOK. — On 10 November, the Revd Kenneth Henry Sambrook: NS Assistant Curate of Wistaston (2005-15); aged 79.

TUTU. — On 26 December, the Most Revd Desmond Mpilo Tutu: Assistant Curate of St Mary’s, Bletchingley (1965-66); Tutor of St Peter’s Theological College, Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa (1967-70); Lecturer in the Theological University of Botswana, Lesotho and Swaziland (1970-74); Hon. Assistant Curate of St Augustine’s, Grove Park, Lee (1971-75); Director for Africa of the Theological Education Fund (1972-75); Dean and Rector of St Mary’s Cathedral, Johannesburg (1975-76); Bishop of Lesotho (1976-77); Assistant Bishop of Johannesburg (1978-85); Rector of St Augustine’s, Orlando West, Soweto (1981-85); Bishop of Johannesburg (1985-86); Archbishop of Cape Town (1986-96); aged 90.

WILLIAMS. — On 25 December, the Revd Andrew Gibson Williams: Vicar of St James’s, Burnley (1963-65); Chaplain to the Combined Forces (Territorial Army) (1964-65); Combined Forces (1965-71); Rector of Winterslow (1971-84); Priest-in-Charge of Acton Burnell with Pitchford (1984-88); Frodesley (1984-88); Condover (1984-88); Rector of Condover with Frodesley, Acton Burnell and Pitchford (1988-90); Whimple, Talaton and Clyst St Lawrence (1990-94); aged 90.

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