Posts By: Barton & Hallworth

Bessie Leeming

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Mrs Bessie Leeming of Kirk House, Church, Accrington died peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, aged 89 years. Bessie worked as a weaver after leaving school. She then spent time at home raising her four children.  She then returned to work at Mullards in Blackburn until her retirement.  She greatly enjoyed… Read more »

Clare Doreen Maud

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Miss Clare Doreen Maud of Springhill Care Home, Accrington and formerly of Blackburn Road, West End, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully in the Blackburn Hospital on Monday, March 25, aged 83 years. Doreen was a primary school teacher throughout her working life and taught at several local schools in the area.  She was also a keen volunteer… Read more »

Julie Lomax

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On Saturday, March 16, 2013 suddenly in the Royal Blackburn Hospital and of Accrington, Julie aged 35 years. The dearly loved daughter of May and John. A loving and precious mum of Taylor, a devoted sister to Kerry, John and Paul also a much loved Auntie. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 27,… Read more »

Hugh Allison

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Hugh Allison of Burnley Road, Accrington died peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Sunday, February 10, 2013 aged 74 years.   Hugh worked at Blaire’s Electronics in Clayton-Le-Moors for over 20 years and also  Admagnetics in Huncoat.  He loved his cars as well as holidaying in his native Scotland. He leaves behind his dear and much… Read more »