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BURGESS Peter Martin

Passed away at home on April 9th 2021 aged 53 Years A private family funeral will be held at Hereford Cemetery. Mrs Burgess Peter’s Mother and Cathy Evans his Girlfriend of many years, request flowers and/or donations for St Michael’s Hospice to be sent to Bayley Brothers 17-19 Cotterell Street, Hereford, HR4 0HH Tel: 01432 272465

CUMBES Winifred Ann (Winnie)

Formerly of Hay-on-Wye, Meardy and Rhydyfelin. Beloved Mum, Gran, Great-Gran, Great-Great-Gran. Died 21st April quietly at Cilpostau Farm, Llandovery. Aged 94 years. With Alf again. Gone but never forgotten. Enquiries to C.C. James Funeral Directors, Pontithel, Three Cocks, Brecon, LD3 0SA Telephone 01497 847410

DAVIES Louise Frances Mary (Lou)

Passed away suddenly but peacefully at home in Norton Wood, on April 24th, aged 77 years, after many years of poor health. A loving Wife of Chris, Mum of Andrew (1971-1996) and Kate, Nana to Oliver, Edward and Gabriel, who she adored. A private Funeral will take place, to be attended by close Family and Friends. Family flowers only. Donations to The Samaritans. All enquiries to Bayley Brothers, tel: 01432 272465.

DAW Jeremy Allen

Passed away suddenly on April 24th 2021, aged 66 years. Loving Husband to Dawn, Caring father and Grandfather. Jeremy will be missed by all those who loved and knew him. Funeral service to take place at Hereford Crematorium strictly invitation only on May 18th 2021 at 1:15 pm. Bright colours to be worn please No flowers and donations will be received for Leominster Meeting Centre to aid with their support for those with dementia and their carers. For further information please contact Bayley Brothers Funeral Directors, 17-19 Cotterell Street, Hereford, HR4 0HH. Tel: 01432-272-465


Retired Postman Passed away peacefully on 27th April 2021, aged 87 years. Beloved husband of the late Ann; much loved father of Judith and Helen; and cherished grandfather. A private family cremation will take place, but donations, if desired, for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity may be sent to: Oak Tree Funeral Services, The Wharf, Eardisley, HR3 6NS (Tel. 01544 327829)

FARRELL James William

Passed away peacefully on May 3rd 2021, aged 79 years. Enquiries to Emma Bouston Funeral Services, 3 New Road, Bromyard HR7 4AH (01885 489900)

HAZLEHURST Captain Charles Patrick DL

Late 60th Rifles. Died peacefully, 14th April 2021, aged 97. Devoted Husband of Sally, much loved Father and Grandfather. Private Burial, family only. No Memorial Service at his request

HODGES Geoffrey Frank (Geoff)

Former M.O.D Policeman and Widemarsh Workshop and Remap Volunteer. Passed away peacefully at home on April 25th 2021. Aged 86 years. Loving Husband to Sheila, Caring Father and Grandfather. Geoff will be sadly missed by all those who knew and loved him. A private Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, May 12th 2021 (invite only). Donations will be received in lieu of flowers for the R.A.F Benevolent Fund and Blind Veterans UK. For further information please contact Bayley Brothers Funeral Directors, 17-19 Cotterell Street, Hereford, HR4 0HH.

HUGHES Derek John

Of Brynyrhydd Farm, Glasbury. Passed away peacefully on Saturday 24th April 2021 in the loving care of the staff at Morgannwg House, Brecon. Beloved husband of Maureen and much loved dad of Gareth and Lesley. Will be missed by all of his family and many friends. Funeral Service will take place on Friday 7th May 2021. The cortege will leave Brynyrhydd Farm at 1:45pm for a private funeral at St Peter’s Church, Glasbury at 2:00pm. Held according to COVID restrictions. Followed by interment at St Meilog’s Church, Llowes. Family flowers only. Donations, if desired, to St Peter’s Church, Parkinsons UK and St Meilog’s Churchyard Fund will kindly be received by C.C. James Funeral Directors, Pontithel, Three Cocks, Brecon. LD3 0SA - telephone 01497 847410.

LEWIS Glyn Morgan

Passed away peacefully at home on 25th April 2021, age 85 years. Devoted husband to the late Liz (Toby), step-father to Jeremy. Glyn will be sadly missed by Adrian and Thyra. Glyn’s funeral service will be held under the current government guidance, no flowers by request, donations are invited for St Michael’s Hospice and Marden Church. For any further details please contact Abbotsfield Funeral Directors 01432 356445 Rest In Peace Glyn, the man who was always there when you needed him.

LLOYD Richard Hey

Organist and composer, died peacefully on April 24th 2021, aged 87. He will be deeply missed by his Wife Morwenna, Daughters Emma, Julia, Catharine and Olivia, Sons-in-Law, 7 Grandchildren and many Friends. His wonderful music will live on with us forever. Private family funeral. Donations in lieu of flowers in aid of Croft Church and Midlands Air Ambulance can be sent via Victoria Allen Funeral Services. 01584 879035 or email:

LONGMAN (Ascott) Ursula Mary

Aged 95, died peacefully at Hereford County Hospital 24th April 2021, predeceased by Husband Gerald, Daughter Judith Charmer and Grandson Richard Cotterill, survived by Daughter Sarah Cotterill, Nieces and Nephews. Service was held at Hereford Crematorium in May. Donations are invited to St. Michael’s Hospice or charity of choice. For any further details please contact Abbotsfield Funeral Directors 01432 356445

MORGAN William Brian (Bill)

Of Little Stretton, formerly of Leominster. Passed Peacefully away at home on 23rd April 2021, aged 83 years. A loving Husband of Lin, Father to Deb and Son in Law Alen and Grandfather to Jo and Will. Funeral service to be held at Hereford Crematorium on Wednesday 12th May 2021, at 12:15. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to the Local District Nurses, through A.S Morris and Son. All inquiries to A.S Morris & Son, Church Stretton. 01694 722876.


Passed away peacefully in her sleep at home, aged 90, on 8th February 2021. She will be sadly missed by all her Family.


Passed away unexpectedly at home on 9th April, aged 80. Kay was the Widow of Alan Taylor, she will be greatly missed by her Friends and Family. Before her retirement Kay taught at Hereford High School for Girls from 1966 – 1972, and then Hereford Sixth Form College from 1972. Kay will be remembered by her friends on the staff and myriad ex-pupils. Due to Covid the Funeral will be by invitation, limited to close family and friends. The Service will be streamed, so all those who knew Kay are invited to watch via the webcast. No flowers please, however if you have special memories of Kay or simply wish to donate to one of her favourite charities you can use this tribute link For the funeral webcast log in details or any other information please contact Jackson Family Funeral Directors on 01684 563983.


Of Eardisley Passed away peacefully at home with her family, on Saturday 1st May 2021 aged 62 years. Dearly loved by her family and many friends. A private Cremation service will take place on Thursday 20th May. To view a webcast of the service from 3.15pm log on to: (Username: qovu5908 Password: 804626). The hearse will travel from Kington, passing through Eardisley from 2.30pm, if anyone locally would like to pay their final respects (without black formal dress please). Family flowers only, but donations, if desired, for St. Michael’s Hospice, may be sent to: Oak Tree Funeral Services, The Wharf, Eardisley, HR3 6NS (Tel.: 01544 327829).


Formerly of White Gates Kentchurch. Passed away peacefully on Thursday 29th April 2021 aged 97 years. Due to restrictions a private family service to be held Family flowers only, donations if desired to The British Heart Foundation can be made online via All enquiries to: Dawe Brothers 01432 274066

YOUNG Kevin “Josh”

Suddenly on April 20th, aged 67 years. A much loved husband and dad. Due to restrictions a private service to be held. All enquiries to Dawe Brothers 01432 274066