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Family Messages – 14th March 2019 Edition

CLUNIE, OLIVER: Wishing our wonderful grandson Oliver a very happy 3rd birthday on 24th March. Lots of love Nanny & Grandad XXX.

CROOK, ZOE: Happy 20th birthday on the 20th March. Have a great day! Lots of love from Mum, Dad & Benjamin XXX.

SOUTHGATE, TOBIAS JACOB: Sending all our love and congratulations on your 21st birthday to our wonderful son on 24th March. You have been a joy to raise and we can’t be more proud of the wonderful young man that you have become. Good luck with all your future adventures and keep up with the singing and guitar – you have a growing fan club! Always here for you, your Mum and Dad XXX. 

SOUTHGATE, TOBIAS JACOB: I’m proud of the man I call my brother and appreciate that my son has an amazing, caring ‘Uncle Toby’ to look up to. Happy 21st on 24.03.19. Lots of love Alicia XXX. Love you all the world Toby. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Forever your ‘Fevvers’ XXX.  All my love from up above dear grandson, your Nanna Pat XXX. 

SOUTHGATE, HAYLEY CLARE: Another birthday is here again! Special wishes for 24th March with love from Mum & Dad and all the family XXX. Love you Nanna from Harrison XXX.

A’BEAR, PAMELA: Happy 60th on the 16th March. You’ve now joined the Sixty’s Club! Have a nice break. Love from Chris, Rose, Jen, Matt, Reece, Elsie, Fraser, Emily, Theo, Kacey and Georgie May XXX.

HOWELL, SALLY: Happy 70th birthday on 12th March. Very proud of you mum. Love Corinne, Trudy, Shaun & Pete XXX. Happy 70th birthday to a wonderful Nana. Love Sophie, Freya, Millie and Willow XXX.

HARDING, DENYSE: Passed away peacefully at Mavern House Nursing Home on 2nd March, aged 68 years. Dearly loved Daughter, Mum, Sister and Granny, who will be sadly missed by all her family and many friends. Funeral service is to be held on Friday 22nd March 1.45pm at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington. Family flowers only, Donations if desired will go to Julia’s House Hospice, c/o D J Bewley.

ROUST, FLORENCE: Passed away peacefully at the Royal United Hospital, Bath on 28th February, aged 95 years. Beloved wife of Peter. Funeral service at West Wiltshire Crematorium, Semington on Tuesday 19th March at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please, but donations for Mind may be sent to Clarkson’s Independent Funeral Directors Ltd, Frome.

KNIGHT, BARBARA: Of Fisher’s Lock, Newport, formerly of Conigre Close, Melksham, passed away peacefully at home on February 24th, aged 69 years. Beloved Wife of Philip, cherished Mum to Stephen and Edward, dear Mother-in-Law to Tanya and loved Grandmother of Thomas, John and Connie. Funeral service to be held at Telford Crematorium, Shropshire on Monday 18th March at 11.30am. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to be divided between the Community Nurses and The Severn Hospice for which purpose a collection box will be provided at the crematorium. All inquiries to Evans & Tranter 01952 820292.

CORDY, ANDREW DAVID: Passed away 18th February at RUH, Bath aged 49 yrs. Sadly missed by his wife Lisa, Uncle Brian Butler and step-sister Jenny Smith. Memorial service at Melksham Baptist Church, Old Broughton Road on Friday 15th March at 3pm – all who knew Andy are welcome 

LONGDON, JILL: Formerly of Melksham and Devizes. Passed away on the 10th January 2019 in Canberra, Australia. Funeral service will be held at St Michaels Church, Melksham on Friday 22nd March at 11am with a wake to follow at 12pm at the Kings Arms Hotel. All welcome.

WIDDICOMBE, DAVID:  Taken from us so suddenly on 22nd March 1986. Gone are the days we used to share. In our hearts you will always be there. With fondest love and deep regret we who love you will never forget. With all our love always Mum, Dad & Sian. XXX.

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