Announcements for dates 13/05/18 – 19/05/18

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PEARL WEDDING
MCCALLUM – MUNRO – At the Highland Parish Church, on May 20, 1988, by Rev Charles Henderson, Peter to Sheila-Anne. Present address, 8A Barochan Place, Campbeltown.
DEATHS
ANDERSON – Peacefully at home, 31 Lorne Campbell Court, on May 10, 2018, Flora Muir McShannon, in her 91st year, beloved wife of the late Charles Anderson, dearly loved mum of Charles and Donald, much loved mother-in-law of Mary and Margaret, an adored gran of Lorna, Donald, Charles, Fiona, and David and a loving great-gran of Chloe, Jake, Kyle, and Ollie.
CRAIG – James (Hamish), on May 9, 2018, peacefully in New Zealand, in his 96th year, dearly loved husband for 50 years of the late Connie, loved father and father-in-law of Jamie and Marion, Ruth, Alex and Trevor, and loved grandad of Mathew, Tanya, Alexander, Suzanne and Stuart. Loved seanair to Madeline and Porter. Correspondence to PO Box 336, Silverdale 0944, New Zealand.
DAVIS – Peacefully at home, on April 29, 2018, Elinor Davis, in her 96th year, dearly beloved wife of the late Christian Davis, Ardrishaig, loving mother of Michael and much loved gran of Flora, Megan, Hamish and Rosa. Funeral service on Monday, May 21, 2018 at Ardrishaig Parish Church at 1.00pm, thereafter to Achnabreac Cemetery.
SEMPLE – Suddenly but peacefully, at home, 3 St Columba Way, Southend, after a long illness, with his family by his side, on May 14, 2018, Richard Semple, in his 89th year, formerly of Low Cattadale, Southend, beloved husband of Elizabeth McCallum, dear father of John, Callum and Richard, grandad to Aileen, Lorna, Callum, Allan, Iain, Rebecca, Andrew, Abbie, Molly and Richard and great grandad to Callum, Cara, Liam and Megan. Funeral service will be held in Southend Parish Church, on Friday, May 18 at 1.30pm, thereafter to Kilkerran Cemetery, Campbeltown. Friends please accept this intimation and invitation. Family flowers only please. A retiral collection will be held in aid of Southend Church and the District Nurses, Kintyre Locality.
SLANN – Peacefully, after a short illness, in the Mid Argyll Hospital, Lochgilphead, on May 3, 2018, Peter Anthony Slann, aged 89 years, of Scotnish House, Tayvallich. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2018 in Christ Church, Lochgilphead, followed by a private cremation service. Family flowers only. Donations to “Old Centurions Trust”. This trust was set up in 1965 to assist students of the seven engineering faculties of Imperial College, London, who fall into financial difficulties.
THOMSON – Peacefully, at The Macmillan Palliative Care Suite, Campbeltown Hospital, on May 12, 2018, Professor Joseph McGeachy Thomson (Joe) LLB FRSE, in his 71st year, Askomil End, Low Askomil, Campbeltown, dearly beloved husband of Annie.
acknowledgements
MCMILLAN – The family of the late Archie McMillan would like to thank relatives, friends and neighbours for the many kind expressions of sympathy received in their recent sad loss. Special thanks to police, doctors and ambulance personnel for their kind assistance, to Rev Catriona Hood for a comforting service, Stan Lupton Funeral Directors for professional services, Tarbert Hotel for catering and to all who paid their last respects at church and graveside. Donations for The Fishermen’s Mission raised £530.
IN MEMORIAMS
GILCHRIST – In loving memory of Malcolm (Shorty), died May 20, 2012, loving husband, dad and granda.
You are always on our minds.
– Jean and family x.
JENKINS – In loving memory of our father, father-in-law, grandfather and great-grandfather, Jim, died May 22, 2017, in his 93rd year.
Not one to trouble or make a fuss
You asked for nothing from any of us
God called you to Him and we had to part
Leaving us lonely and with a broken heart.
Also remembering our mother, Ena, who died on June 1, 2014, and our brother, James, who died on November 11, 2009.
Always in our thoughts.
– The Jenkins family.
KENNEDY – May (Gillespie), died May 18, 2008, loving mum and granny.
Sadly missed, forever loved.
– John, Catherine, John, Niall and Michael.
MUIR – In loving memory of a dear son, brother and uncle, Garry, who died May 22, 2016.
Always in our thoughts.
Sadly missed.
– Dad and all the family.
SLOSS – In memory of Christopher, who died May 16, 2010.
Memories are like leaves of gold,
They never tarnish or grow old,
Locked in our hearts,
You will always be,
Loved and remembered,
For all eternity.
– Gran, Granda, sister Pamela and brother Daniel.