Obituaries

Gary Myerscough

On 26th December 2018, in hospital. Gary aged 50 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 11th January at 11.30 a.m. Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

John Ewart Whalley (Jackie)

On 29th December 2018, peacefully in hospital.  Jackie aged 83 years.  Dear brother of Clive, Renee, Jean and Bill also a dear brother-in-law and uncle.  Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Wednesday, 9th January at 2.15 p.m.  Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for Rosemere Cancer Foundation.  c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290

Frank Scott

On 23rd December 2018, peacefully in hospital. Frank aged 76 years. Beloved husband of Anne, much loved dad of Wayne, Julie and Lee, dear father-in-law of Paul, dearly loved grandad of Faye and Aaron also dear brother of Donald. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Monday, 7th January at 12.15 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for either the British Heart Foundation or Cancer Research UK. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

David James Turnbull

On 22nd December 2018, in hospital. David aged 82 years. Funeral service at Pleasington Crematorium on Friday, 4th January at 3 p.m. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations may be sent for the East Lancashire Hospice. c/o Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen. BB3 3HA. Tel 01254 873290

Samantha Michelle Payne

On 14th December 2018, suddenly at home.  Samantha aged 46 years.  A graveside service will take place at Darwen Eastern Cemetery on Friday, 4th January at 12 noon.  Flowers and enquiries to Ainsworth’s Funeral Service, Church Bank Street, Darwen.  BB3 3HA.  Tel 01254 873290