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Deaths

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15 July 2022

ADAMS. — On 3 July, the Revd Brian Peter Adams: NS Assistant Curate of St Peter and St Paul, St Andrew’s, St Philip’s, and St Saviour’s, Tonbridge (1993-99); Priest-in-Charge of St Mary’s and St John’s, Chatham (1999-2014); Hon. Canon of Rochester Cathedral (2009-14); aged 74.

BIRCHARD. — On 21 June, the Revd Dr Thaddeus Jude Birchard: Team Vicar in the Poplar Team Ministry (1976-80); Vicar of St John the Evangelist with St Michael and All Angels, Paddington (1980-2001); Hon. Canon of the diocese of Louisiana since 1990; aged 76.

DONSON. — On 11 July, the Revd Helen Cripps Donson: Deaconess of St Peter’s, Staines (1980-83); St Mary’s and St Peter’s, Staines (1983-90); Parish Deacon (1987-90); Herne Bay (1990-92); Hon. Parish Deacon of St Augustine’s, Bexhill (1993-97); aged 89.

NICHOLSON. — On 6 June, the Revd Peter Charles Nicholson: Minor Canon, Precentor and Sacrist of Peterborough Cathedral (1962-67); Hon. Minor Canon of Norwich Cathedral (1967-74); Vicar of Wroxham with Hoveton (1967-74); St Michael the Archangel, Lyme Regis (1974-80); General Secretary of St Luke’s Hospital for the Clergy (1980-93); NS Assistant Curate of St Peter and St Paul, Harlington (1980-87); Minor Canon of Christ Church, Oxford since 1987; Canon and Prebendary of Chi­ches­ter Cathedral (1989-93); aged 96.

SIMPSON. — On 29 June, the Revd John Bernard Simpson: Priest-in-Charge of Hopton with Corton (1994-99); Rural Dean of Lothing­­land (1999-2010); Team Rector in the Lowestoft Team Min­­istry (1999-2010); Hon. Canon of Norwich Cathedral (2001-10); Hon. Priest-in-Charge of Publow with Pensford, Compton Dando and Chelwood (2010-15); aged 81.

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