Obituaries

Iris Neville

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Iris Neville of Dorchester Avenue, Oswaldtwistle, passed away peacefully in hospital on Friday 30th August 2019, aged 83 years. During her life Iris worked as a winder at the Enfield Mill and also as a childminder. She loved watching her soaps, especially Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Eastenders.  Iris also cared for and housed lots of… Read more »

Sylvia Taylor

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Sylvia Taylor, formerly of Clayton-Le-Moors, passed away peacefully in Lakeside View Nursing Home, Southport on Tuesday 13th August 2019, aged 80 years. In her early working life Sylvia worked in the cotton mills, after marrying her soulmate Roy she started her married life in Mill Entrance and then after having her children worked at Brook… Read more »

Barbara Watson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

On behalf of our family we are sad to announce the passing of Barbara Watson (nee Rogers), a loving wife of 60 years to Frank Watson, who passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday 23rd July 2019. A celebration of Barbara’s life, open to all who knew her, will be held at 2.30pm on Sunday… Read more »

Graham Gooding

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Graham Gooding of Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday 23rd July 2019, aged 75 years. Born in Hull, Graham attended Cavendish Road Primary School and Jervis High School before working at Tugs, the Co-op Garage and AB Motors, in Hull. After moving to Lancashire in 1986, Graham worked at Chequers Builders and then… Read more »