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14 June 2024

COWELL. — On 20 May, the Revd Neil Anthony Cowell: OLM of New Bury with Great Lever (2006-20); NS Assistant Curate in the Farnworth, Kearsley and Stoneclough Team Ministry since 2022; aged 62.

HICKS. — On 29 May, the Revd Richard Barry Hicks: Assistant Curate of Tynemouth (1964-69); Vicar of St John the Evangelist, Percy, Tynemouth (1969-75); Prudhoe (1975-82); Team Vicar in the Swanborough Team Ministry (1982-86); Rector of Hilperton with Whaddon and Staverton with Hilperton Marsh (1986-97); aged 91.

THOMAS. — On 14 May, the Revd Professor James Christopher Thomas: Lecturer in the University of Ghana from 1970; Chaplain from 1972; Senior Lecturer in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka; Lecturer in theology of Ripon College, Cuddesdon from 1985; aged 80.

WELBOURN. — On 8 May, the Revd David Anthony Welbourn: Assistant Curate of South Westoe (1969-74); Durham Diocesan Industrial Chaplain (1969-74); Industrial Chaplain to Sunderland Churches (1974-80); Norwich Diocesan Industrial Missioner (1980-90); Guildford Diocesan Industry and Commerce Officer (1990-2006); aged 82.

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