Birth, Deaths & Marriages

MURRAY — Peacefully at the Galloway Community Hospital, Stranraer, on Tuesday 3rd July 2018. Miss Jean Murray B.E.M., aged 86 years, of 113 Main Street, Glenluce. Daughter of the late Dick and Jessie. Dearly loved sister and aunt of the family. Funeral service to which all friends are respectfully invited, at Luce Valley Church, Glenluce, on Thursday 12th July 2018, at 1.p.m. Thereafter interment at Glenluce Cemetery. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Crossroad Carers on retiral from church.
NESBITT — Peacefully at Belmont House Care Home, Stranraer, on Tuesday 3rd July 2018. Helen Nesbitt, aged 81 years (formerly of Edinburgh Road, Stranraer). Beloved wife of the late Harry. Dearly loved mum, granny and great granny. Cremation service took place on Wednesday 11th July 2018.
PIRRIE — Peacefully at home on Friday the 29th of June 2018, William Pirrie, aged 78, of 35 Queen Street, Barnard Castle, DL12 8JG (formerly of Stranraer). Beloved husband of Roselyn and much loved father of Forbes. Funeral to be held on Wednesday the 18th of July 2018 at Weir Valley Crematorium, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8NR to which all friends are invited.
ARNOTT — In loving memory of Eileen, a dear wife, mother and grandmother, died 8th July, 2010. Where do you start When you have a broken heart We loved her more than words can say And we miss her every day. — Walter, John, Margaret and Families.
CALDWELL — In loving memory of our dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Margaret (Peggy), who died 12th July, 2013. Dear mother you're not forgotten Though on earth you are no more. Still in memory you are with us As you always were before. — Your loving family Elizabeth, Michael and Family, James, Lesley and Family.
MCCLYMONT — In loving memory of a dear sister, Joan,who died 26th June, 2014. Safe in the arms of Jesus Safe in His gentle breast. Always remembered. — Patsy, Davy and George.
MCCURDY — In loving memory of my dear mum, Sheila, who died 12th July, 1995. Loved and remembered everyday. — Love Robert.
PATERSON — Precious memories of our dear aunt, Cecilia, taken from us on 4th July, 2017. Close to our hearts you'll always stay Loved and remembered every day. — Hugh, Ann and family.
SNEDDON — In loving memory of Sheila, who died 9th July, 2016. A wonderful wife, mother, mother-in-law and grandmother. Those we love don't go away They walk beside us everyday Unseen, unheard but always near Still loved, still missed forever dear. We all love and miss you — David, Lee, Gail, Abbie also her surviving sisters Pat, Margaret and Fiona xxx.
WATERSON — Treasured memories of our son, Gary, who died 16th July, 2006. Never more than a thought away Loved and remembered every day. You will always be in our hearts and thoughts forever. — Love Mum and Dad xx.
WHORLOW, BETTY — Treasured memories of a much loved mum, granny and great granny, died 12th July, 2000. Loved and remembered in our hearts forever and a day. — Linda, Brian, Douglas, Kenneth and families.
CAVANAGH — The family of the late Len Cavanagh would like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the kind expressions of sympathy and cards received in their recent sad bereavement. Rev. Mike Sheppard for his kind ministrations, the Tigh Na Mara for catering, Frazer Hare for funeral arrangements and to everyone that kindly donated to Sandhead Surgery.
SHENTON — Craig, Kevin & Nicola would sincerely like to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for the cards, visits, flowers and extremely kind expressions of kindness received in their recent sad bereavement. Grateful thanks to all staff members in attendance at the Galloway Community Hospital in Stranraer for the exceptional care & support offered to our mum and the family. To Frazer Hare and Rory for their ever professional but personnel touch at our time of need. Grant (Andreas) for his kind words and beautiful flower arrangement. Neil Fisher and his team at the Tigh Na Mara for providing an excellent after service tea for family & friends. And finally many thanks to Rev Mike Sheppard for his kind ministrations and support during this time.