Here are the family announcements carried in the Gazette this week.


BAKER Robert John


Passed away on Tuesday 2nd November, aged 82 years.

He will be deeply missed by all his family and friends.

Funeral service to take place on Friday, 3rd December at 11am at St Arildas Church, Oldbury-On-Severn followed by private burial in the churchyard.

Family flowers only but donations in memory of Bob may be made c/o L & J Gulwell Funeral Directors, 1 Quaker Lane, Thornbury, BS35 2AD; cheques payable to Southmead Hospital Charity.


Sadly passed away on 23rd October Aged 84 years.

Funeral Service to take place on Monday 15th November at Dursley Methodist Church 11.30am, followed by Burial.

Donations if desired for Parkinson’s Society.

Send c/o Philip Ford and Son Dirleton House, Cainscross Road, Stroud, GL5 4ES.

CAM Basil

Passed peacefully away on Tuesday 9th November 2021, aged 81 years.

He will be deeply missed but lovingly remembered by all his family and friends.

Funeral service to take place on Friday 26th November 2:00pm Westerleigh Crematorium, Waterside Chapel.

Family flowers only but donations may be made in Basil’s memory to St Peter’s Hospice c/o F Woodruff Funeral Services, 118-120 Station Road, Yate, BS37 4PQ.


(née Thomas)

Passed away suddenly on 6th November, aged 81 years.

Widow of the late Peter Denning and mum to Susan and Karen.

Much loved Nan, Great Nan, Sister, Sister-in-law, Aunty, Mother-in-law, and friend to Brother-in-law Ron.

Funeral service to be held at 11am on Tuesday 30th November, at St. Cyr’s Church, Stinchcombe, followed by burial at the Church.

Family flowers only please.

Donations may be made, if desired, to “Against Breast Cancer” c/o L.W.Clutterbuck Ltd, Funeral Directors, of 24-26 High Street, Cam, Glos, GL11 5LE.

FIDOCK William Charles


Formerly of Dursley.

Passed away peacefully at Southmead Hospital, on 27th October 2021, aged 88.

Much loved Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather.

Funeral service will be held on Friday 26th November, 10am at St. Bartholomew’s Church, Lower Cam followed by burial.

Family flowers only please.

Donations in lieu are for Cancer Research UK, c/o L.W.Clutterbuck Ltd, Funeral Directors, 01453 542754.

JEE Donald George

Passed away 26th October 2021 at Southmead Hospital.

Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Our hearts are broken. We miss you so much.

You fought so hard to stay but the Lord called you away.

Funeral service Thursday 25th November 2021, St James the Elder Church, Horton at 1pm.

Donations if desired may be made out to Hillside Animal Sanctuary or Hedgehog Rescue Yate c/o F Woodruff Funeral Directors 118 – 120 Station Road, Yate.



Sadly but peacefully, on Monday 1st November Elsie (of Mawdsley’s) passed away at Stinchcombe Care Home aged 99.

Devoted wife of the late Henry (Dick) Joyner.

Dearly loved mum to Edna, Chris, Betty, Karen and the late David. A cherished Grandmother, Great Grandma and Great-Great Grandma, Auntie and Sister in law.

Funeral service to be held at Gloucester Crematorium 23rd November at 1pm. Post code GL4 4PA to which all family and friends are invited.

Family flowers only with retiring collection for Cancer Research UK.

Resting at L.W.Clutterbuck Ltd, Cam.

Gone to be with Pop.

MILLS Marjorie

Formerly of Little Badminton.

Died on 8th November 2021, aged 97 at the Fairways.

Sadly missed by all family and friends.

Funeral to be held on Friday November 26th at 2pm at Great Badminton Church.

Flowers welcome.

THOMAS Sylvia Kate

of Oldminster Road, Sharpness, passed peacefully away on 8th November 2021 aged 84.

Much loved mother of Jamie and Nette and adored grandmother of Saffron.

Funeral service to be held at St Andrew’s Church, Sharpness on Friday 26th November at 12:30pm followed by burial at Berkeley Cemetery.

Family flowers only. Donations in lieu are for St. Andrew’s Church and may be sent and made payable to L. W. Clutterbuck Ltd., 24-26 High Street, Cam, Dursley, Glos., GL11 5LE.


Passed away on 29th October aged 78 years.

A dearly loved husband of Margaret (nee Owen) and father to John and David.

A private family service will take place at Canford which will be followed by a memorial service at Arnos Vale at 2pm on Tuesday 30th November.

Donations in lieu of flowers to Leukaemia UK.

C/O HG Harris Funeral Directors.

2A Victoria Street, Staple Hill. BS16 5JS. 01179 569479.

Anniversary In Memoriam


In memory of Allan Burberry who died 16th March 2020, a tree planting will take place at 2pm Filnore Woods, Thornbury on Saturday 27th November followed by the dedication of the bench erected by the town council in his memory in the field above the Mundy playing fields.

All welcome.

RSVP diana