Obituaries

Linda Holland

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Linda Holland of Park Road, Accrington, died peacefully at home whilst surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday 4th October 2017, aged 62 years. She grew up and attended Bailey’s school in Fleetwood and later on for many years worked in Bingo Halls in Bury, Haslingden and also Accrington. In her spare time Linda enjoyed… Read more »

Jacqueline (Jackie) Cocker

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Jackie Cocker of Bridgefield Close, Rishton, died unexpectedly on Thursday 28th September 2017, aged 53 years. In her younger years Jackie attended St John’s primary school followed by Norden high school.  During her life she worked for Priestley’s Footwear in Great Harwood, the CO-OP in Clayton-Le-Moors and also as a cook at Belvedere Care Home…. Read more »

Jacqueline (Jackie) Swindlehurst

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Jackie Swindlehurst of Bishop Street, Accrington died peacefully at Addison Court Nursing Home whilst surrounded by her loving family on Sunday 1st October 2017, aged 71 years. Jackie grew up and attended primary school in St Just in Cornwall before the family moved to the Isles of Scilly, here she remained and worked as a… Read more »

Freda Demain

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Freda Demain of Aspen Lane, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully at home with her close friends by her side on Saturday 23rd September 2017, aged 82 years. Freda grew up in Blackburn, but for a time lived with her Grandma in Nottingham, before returning back up north.  Most of her working life was spent working for a… Read more »