Obituaries

May Baldwin

Posted by Sarah Barton.

May Baldwin of Haslingden Lodge and formerly of Stanhill Lane, Oswaldtwistle sadly passed away on Friday 5th January 2018, aged 96 years. During her working life May was a teacher and also an adult studies co-ordinator. Throughout her life she has dedicated lots of her spare time to local groups, she was a founder member… Read more »

Kathleen Crookall

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Peacefully on Friday 5th January 2018, in Vine House Care Home, Oswaldtwistle and formerly of Feniscowles, Blackburn, Kathleen aged 102 years. The dearly loved wife of the late George, a much loved mum to Ian, Hazel and Terry, a dear mother in law to Sue and Ian, a treasured nan to Simon, Stuart, Andrew, Mark… Read more »

James Louis Carr

Posted by Sarah Barton.

James Carr of Cartmell Avenue, Accrington, passed away peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital, on Tuesday 28th November 2017, aged 82 years. During his life James was a sheet metal worker by trade.  In the spare time of his younger years he took pleasure in going fishing, then in later life loved reading and doing… Read more »

William (Bill) Furness

Posted by Sarah Barton.

William Furness of Lime Avenue, Accrington, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 26th November 2017, aged 75 years. Known to his family and friends as Bill, he was a familiar face around Accrington. He loved going into town, where he would enjoy a pint.  He always had a smile but liked to keep himself… Read more »