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


DARLEY, Philip John

Died on 7th June at Osbourne Court care home, aged 83 years.

Beloved Husband of Pauline, Father of Alice and Judy and Grandad of Adam and Ethan.

Social worker, arts festival director, community builder, lover of arts, music and theatre, storyteller and life and soul of any social gathering.

Family-only service at Westerleigh Crematorium followed by a celebration of his life at Thornbury URC at 3.30pm on Friday 1st July – all welcome at the URC.

Colourful clothing and sharing of memories and tales of Philip very much encouraged. For catering purposes, please let us know if you intend to come – or 07811699043.

Family flowers only please but donations in his memory to the Alzheimers Society may be made online at or to L & J Gulwell, Funeral Directors, 1 Quaker Lane, Thornbury, BS35 2AD.


Passed away on 13th May 2022, aged 81.

The service will be a celebration of life for both Dr Margerison and his late wife Josephine.

On Friday 1st July 2022 at St Mary’s Church, Wotton Under Edge at 12pm

Family Flowers only please

The family request no black to be worn.

Donations in their memory can be made to Wotton Lions c/o Grimes & Goscombe, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucester GL12 7AD


Passed away June 4th, 2022 aged 101.

A wonderful Mother, Gran and Great Gran.

Forever in our hearts.

Funeral service to be held at St Bartholomew’s Church, Lower Cam on Thursday 23rd June at 12.30pm.

Donations in memory of Aimèe for Lucentis Assessment Eye Clinic at Gloucester Royal Hospital should be made payable to L.W.Clutterbuck Ltd, Funeral Directors, and can be sent to 24-26 High Street, Cam, Dursley, Glos, GL11 5LE.

Many thanks to all who looked after her, from all the family.

PLANT Trevor Cyril

Passed away June 5th, 2022, aged 87.

Much loved partner of Chris, beloved father of Wayne and daughter-in-law Sharron, much love adopted bamps to Alfie, Kirk , Jimmy and many more.

Will be sadly missed by all in the MotoX, Grass Track, Speedway fraternity


former Rector of Uley, died peacefully on 1 June 2022.

A service of thanksgiving for Curwen and his beloved wife, Denny will be held at St Giles’s Church, Uley, 2pm,

Thursday, 7 July 2022 – followed by the interment of ashes and refreshments.


TUCKER Mary Lorna

Passed away peacefully on 28th May 2022.

Funeral service to take place at St Helen’s Church, Alveston at 2pm on Thursday 23rd June.

Family flowers only please.

Donations if desired to the Alzheimers Society.

c/o L & J Gulwell Funeral Directors, 1 Quaker Lane, Thornbury, Bristol, BS35 2AD