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St Michael’s Church Burial Plots SECTION C North Central

SECTION C North Central  Rows 13 to 21

Row 13  Left of the ancient yew tree

13

OWEN

Small square white stone plinth with flower holder.     Wilfred John OWEN Died 20 Nov 1994

13

LEGG

Headstone.     In loving memory of a good husband and kind father Levi Northcote LEGG who met his death by accident Aug 22nd 1906 aged 54 years.  “Be ye also ready for such an hour as ye think not the son of man cometh”  Also of Louisa widow of the above who entered into rest April 28th1923 aged 69 years.  “Thine eyes have seen the king in all his beauty”

13

FORD E

Headstone and kerb.     In loving memory of Edward FORD late of Hall Torrs Yealmpton South Devon who died April 3rd 1907 aged 37 years.  “Praise God for all his mercies”.  Also of John Parnell COCKREM uncle of the above late of Washbourne Halwell South Devon who died July 27th 1909 aged 78 years.  “Father in thy gracious keeping leave we now thy servant sleeping”

COCKREM

13

PARROTT

Headstone and kerb.     My dear husband Albert William PARROTT who died July 16th 1906 aged 54 years.  “In sure and certain hope”



Row 14

14

LAWRENCE

Small Cross.     In loving memory of Eva Ellen LAWRENCE who fell asleep Dec 11th 1910 aged 40 years.

14

STOOK G

Small Cross.     In loving memory of George STOOK died Jan 7th 1937.  And his wife Caroline died 17 March 1947.



Row 15

15

SHARMAN W.B, E.A & W.C

Headstone and kerb in pink stone – almost covered by earth.     In loving memory of William Bartlett SHARMAN who died Jany. 28th 1903 aged 49.  Also of Edith Amanda wife of the above who died July 11th 1937 aged 78.  And of their son William Charles who died Feby 23rd 1913 aged 28.  “Peace perfect peace”

15

SHARMAN M.A.B

Headstone.     In loving memory of Mary Ann B. SHARMAN who departed this life January 7th 1892 aged 64 years.  “Thy will be done”

15

FRY A.E & L.R.S

Headstone surmounted by a cross (worn).  Ann Elizabeth FRY died 16 Aug 1879 at North Curry aged 80.  And Lillie Rose Sharman Fry died 1 June 1879 aged 5.

15

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Just a mound.



Row 16

16

WEBBER H

Sloping tablet with flower holder.     Herbert WEBBER  died 18th February 1982 aged 90 years.

16

HUNT E

Headstone – laid flat.     In loving memory of Ethel HUNT who departed this life Jan 4 1963  “At rest”



Row 17

17

??

Chest Tomb.     Extremely poor condition – completely overgrown with ivy causing much damage. West and East ends stone work collapsing.  No inscriptions visible.
This tomb is a grade II listed structure  English Heritage ID 270581

17

TURNER J.E

Headstone in pink within shared gravelled kerb.     In loving memory of Jessie Elizabeth TURNER January 8th 1957 aged 66 years.

TURNER E.A.J

Headstone pink within shared gravelled kerb.     In loving memory of Elizabeth Ann Jane TURNER died January 13th 1937 aged 84 years.

17

??

Open book tablet  – writing ??

17

LEACH
S & O.M

Kerb.     Sarah LEACH died 7 Oct 1933 aged 73. And Oliver Meshach Leach died August 16th 1947 aged 78 years.  Largely overgrown.

17

LEACH R.B

Headstone.     In loving remembrance of Rosa Belle LEACH who fell asleep in Jesus March 12th 1878 aged 12 years.  “Not gone from memory not gone from love but gone to our fathers home above”  Many (lead?)letters have fallen out.

17

JELLY

Headstone     In loving memory of a dear husband & father David JELLY died 28th June 1979  “Sadly missed”  Jane Agnes loving wife & mother died 2ndNovember 2005.  Aged 92 years.  “God bless”



Row 18

18

CASSELS

Large Cross and kerb (railing holes).     To the memory of Robert CASSELS M.D. who died 26th November 1851 aged 36 years.

18

??

Flower holder

18

PARSONS G.M

Small square plinth with flower holder.     Plastic tag – Gwendoline May PARSONS. 24 – 5 – 1921 to 24 – 11 – 1989.  R.I.P.

18

MANNING

Headstone     In loving memory of Thomas George MANNING died 19thOctober 1983 aged 83 years.  And his dear wife Elsie Alice May died 20thJanuary 2001 aged 97 years “Reunited”

18

PRANCE E

Sloping tablet and kerb green decorative chippings.     In loving memory of my dear husband Ernest PRANCE died July 6th 1961 aged 69 years.

18

MITCHELL R.G & L

Kerb lettered with – In loving memory of Robert George MITCHELL died March 2nd 1962 aged 68.  “Rest in peace”.  And of his wife Lily Lavina died 27th Oct 1972.  Aged 75.

18

ADAMS L.W

Headstone.     In loving memory of my dear husband Leslie William ADAMS who died 11th Dec 1979 aged 54 years.

18

WELSTEAD

Low headstone laid flat.     In ever loving memory of our dear mother Emma WELSTEAD passed away 24th Feb 1961 aged 69.  “Gone from our home but not from our hearts”

18

BAKER
B & B.G

Headstone.     In loving memory of Beatrice BAKER who died 29th Nov 1979 aged 72.  “Always remembered sadly missed”.  Also of Bernard George Baker who died 19th May 1986 aged 79  “Rest in peace”



Row 19

19

CRESSWELL
J , E & C.H.H

Coped Stone in pink and kerb (Iron railing holes).     South facing slope:  Sacred to the memory of John CRESSWELL Vicar of this parish who died 6th Feb 1851 aged 57 years.  Also of Emma Cresswell 2nd daughter of the above and the devoted wife (51 years) of Corbet H.H. Cresswell died 7 Aug 1902 aged 77 years.  “He giveth his beloved sleep”

North facing slope: Corbet Hayward Hunt Cresswell second son of the late Rev. Henry Cresswell formerly Vicar of Creech St. Michael” died Novr. 8th 1907 aged 84.

Cresswell’s are also commemorated within the church.

19

TEMPERTON

Headstone.     In loving memory of Ada Kate TEMPERTON died 9th January 1956 aged 74 years.  And Walter Anthony Temperton died 27th August 1965 aged 80 years.

19

ALSTON

Open Book and kerb.     Left page  In loving memory of Thomas Sydney ALSTON at rest 1st Sept 1955 aged 58.  Right page  Also of his wife Helena Louisa Alston reunited with him 22nd Nov 1980 aged 81.  Around the kerb; In memory of Mother and Dad George A and Florence M CHUBB who were cremated

CHUBB

19

ALWAY

Small Headstone.     In loving memory of Mabel Annie ALWAY died 1st Nov 1959 aged 78.  Also of James Sidney Alway died 12th Sept 1963 aged 84.

19

ROCKETT J.L

CWGC Headstone.     5566506 Private J.L. ROCKETT Wiltshire Regiment died 15th June 1940 aged 32.  “Greater love has no man than this that a man lay down his his life for a friend”.  Also named on the war memorial.

19

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Flower holder

19

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Flower holder

19

ROSSITER C & A.W

Headstone.     In ever loving memory of Caroline ROSSITER passed away 8thDecember 1982 aged 70 years.  Also Alfred Walter beloved husband of the above died 25th March 1975 aged 87.

19

LANGFORD O.S & A.W.J

Headstone     In loving memory of a dear wife and mother Olive Sophie LANGFORD.  At rest 23 April 1976.  A loving husband and father Arthur William John Langford at rest 02 June 2008



Row 20

20

FACEY

Headstone tablet and kerb.     In loving memory of a dear husband and father Frederick FACEY passed Aug 13th 1956 aged 70 years. Also of Bessie a devoted wife and mother passed away October 21st 1968 aged 82 years.

On Tablet.     In memory of Dennis William Corbett DREWE who passed away 21st November 1999 aged 79 years.  Also Gladys Nora Drewe who passed away 3rd December 2003 aged 85 years.

DREW D.W.C & G.N

20

FOOKS –BALE
C.H & E

Sloping Stone and kerb.     In loving memory of a dear husband and father Charles Henry FOOKS-BALE who passed away suddenly on 21st February 1957 Aged 56.  “A day of memory sad to recall without a farewell he left us all”.  Also of lvy Elizabeth dear wife and mother passed away 7th November 1975 aged 74  “Rest in peace”.

20

MORRIS
W & E

Headstone.     In loving memory of William MORRIS who died 7th April 1850 aged 51 years.  Also of Elizabeth Morris wife of the above who died 30thJanuary 1884 aged 85 years.  “The days of our years are three score years and ten and if by reason of strength they be four score years yet is their strength labour and sorrow for it is soon cut off and we fly away”.

20

DENMAN C.H.J & E.K

Headstone tablet and kerb.     In loving memory of Charles Henry James DENMAN passed away 13th July 1960 aged 68 years.  “At rest”  Also of Elsie Kate beloved wife of the above died 11th November 1971 aged 78 years.  “Reunited”

Tablet.     In loving memory of Dorothy Iris MOORE died 29th May 1984 aged 69 years.  And her husband Jack Moore died 1st Feb 1999 aged 87 years.  “Rest in peace”.

MOORE
D.I & J

20

CHAMBERS

Headstone.     In loving memory of Alfred Benjamin CHAMBERS died 10thJuly 1978 aged 72 years.  Also his wife Hilda died 22nd March 2005 aged 97 years.  “Together in God’s keeping”

20

FLOYD

Headstone.     In loving memory of Dorothy Jessie FLOYD died 17th June 1976 aged 72 years.  Also Charles Henry Floyd died 25th January 1985 aged 81 years.

20

DUKE H.G, E & B.H

Headstone.     In loving memory of Harold Gliddon DUKE died 6th May 1956 aged 43.  Edith Duke died 14th June 1985 aged 70. Brian Humphrey Duke died 13th May 1989 aged 40.

20

HANCOCK
R & S

Headstone.     Treasured memories of my dear husband Reginald HANCOCK died 31st March 1978 aged 52 years.  Also his beloved wife Sheila Hancock died 28th July 2004 aged 75 years.  “Together forever”

20

BUTLER
M.J & B.W

Headstone.     In loving memory of Michael James BUTLER.  27. 10. 58 – 19. 11. 2009.  Loving son and dad.  Also his father Brian Winslow Butler 15. 11. 1927 – 17. 3. 1976

Oak tree nearby – Plaque reads “Planted in memory of Brian Butler by his family friends and colleagues. March 1976”

20

BUTLER S

Headstone and flower holder.     In loving memory of Stewart BUTLER 17thNov. 1980 18th Nov 1980 age 8 hours.  “Jesus called a little child – God bless”



Row 21

21

WYATT
C & A.M

Open Book.     In loving memory of Claud WYATT at rest 30 Oct 1956 aged 60.  Also of beloved his wife Alice Maud Wyatt at rest 11 Jan 1981 aged 78.

Tablet in same plot.     In loving memory of Clifford Charles VENN. 24.9.1920 – 9.2.2000.  Also Phyllis Maud Venn. 26.10.1923 – 10.1.2008.  “Reunited”

VENN

21

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Flower holder on a concrete base.

21

FOXWELL

Headstone tablet and kerb.     In loving memory of Mary Ann FOXWELL died 11th September 1949 aged 74 years.  Also of Benjamin Foxwell died 22ndAugust 1958 aged 77 years  “At rest”.     Tablet  Also Tristram Benjamin Foxwell died 9th January 1999 aged 86 years. “God Bless”

21

BECK

Headstone tablet and green gravelled kerb.     In loving memory of a dear husband and father Henry BECK who died July 30th 1960 aged 61 years.  “Ever in our thoughts”.  And his beloved wife Elsie Beck died April 1st 1963 aged 65 years.

Tablet.     Glenville Roy Beck May 8th 1928 – March 24th 1999.  Much loved husband father and grandfather.

21

POOLE
J & M

Headstone (in the form of a scroll) and kerb.     In loving memory of Jesse POOLE who died 6 April 1906 aged 53 years.  Also of his wife Mary Poole who died Nov 6th 1937 aged 83 years.

21

??

Burial mound – no markers

21

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Flower holder.   In loving memory – oak sapling growing out of it.

End of section C