Obituaries

Denise Marie Ward

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs Denise Marie Ward of Warwick Street, Church, Accrington died peacefully at home on Saturday 15th December 2012 after a short illness, aged 56 years.  Denise was always the life and soul of the party.  Always putting others before herself. She worked as a Nursery Nurse and Teaching Assistant at Sacred Heart RC Primary School up… Read more »

Edward (Ted) Morgan Scantlebury

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Edward (Ted) Morgan Scantlebury of Rolleston Road, Witton, Blackburn died suddenly at home on Friday December 14, 2012, aged 81 years. Ted always worked hard in life.  In his younger days he had three jobs a week to keep the family home running.  He worked for over 35 years at Coral Island on the… Read more »

Ruth Procter

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mrs Ruth Procter of Oswaldtwistle, died suddenly on Tuesday November 27th, aged 63 years.  She formerly worked at the MacFarlane’s Weaving Co and the Pickle Factory in Oswaldtwistle.  She was a true Gobbiner, Ossy born and bred. She liked computers, especially the internet, enjoyed knitting, puzzle books and water colour painting.  A loving wife of the… Read more »

Donald Morris

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Mr Donald Morris of Commercial Street, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully in White Ash Care Home on Sunday 25th November 2012, aged 74 years. He worked mainly in the building trade and at John Woods Steel Drums in Oswaldtwistle.  He also gave National Service in the Highland Light Infantry. Donald was a member of James Street WMC and… Read more »