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St John's Church and Churchyard, Ashley. Monumental Inscriptions ...

St John's Church and Churchyard, Ashley. Monumental Inscriptions ...

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St Johns Church & Churchyard. Ashley 10f/ Extra wide grave, shaped sandstone headstone. In affectionate remembrance of / WILLIAM ALBERT / son of / JOHN and HARRIET LEIGHTON / of HOOKGATE who died / May 5th 1874, aged 2 years / Hush the little baby sleepeth / he sleepeth in Jesus / Also MARY EVA daughter of / FREDERICK & ETHEL LEIGHTON / of CHURCH FARM, ASHLEY / fell asleep April 14th 1917 / Also IDA, beloved daughter of the above / fell asleep Feb.22nd 1921 / aged 9 years / Thy purpose Lord, we cannot see. 11f/ Weathered white stone cross on three tiered base. Bottom kerb loose. Cross. In / loving memory / of Top tier. ETHEL MARY / wife of Middle tier. FREDERICK LEIGHTON / fell asleep Sept 3 1923 / aged 37 years. 12f/ Shaped sandstone headstone with Celtic type cross at top. In / loving memort / of / JAMES LYCETT / of ASHLEY / who died Sept 5 1887 / aged 78 years / Quick as the lightening's vivid flash / death took me from this world of care / grant, Lord, that we while staying here / may for a Heavenly life prepare. / Also of MARIA LYCETT, / at rets February 24th 1919, / aged 78 years. / Also of SARAH ALICE LYCETT / who fell asleep February 23rd 1919 / aged 43 years . Until the day breaks. 13f/ Shaped sandstone headstone rose design carved at top. Badly eroded in centre. In loving memory of / .................. / ................. / .................... / ................... / "Thou................ / .................. / daughter of the above / who died Nov. 7 1899 / aged 40 years / "Gone to be with Christ " / Also MARTHA wife of the above / who died ........1911 aged 81 years. 14f/ Shaped sandstone headstone. In / affectionate / remembrance / of / WILLIAM MARTIN / who departed this life July / 17th 1864; aged 29 years / Aloving child,a husband dear / a kind brother lieth here. Mason B.Dobson Mkt Drayton. 15f/ Shaped sandstone headstone starting to erode. In affectionate remembrance of / the late / THOMAS GRIFFITHS / who departed this life in the / TALKE-OTH-HILL COLLIERY explosion Dec.18.1866 / aged 31 years / a loving friend, a husband dear / a tender father lieth here. 16f/ Shaped sandstone headstone, large rose carving at top. Starting to erode. In memory of / WILLIAM GROOM / of ASHLEY GREEN / who died February 27th 1883 / aged 76 years / Why do we mourn departing friends / or shake at deaths alarm / 'tis but the voice that Jesus ....... / to call............... / Also CATHERINE wife of the / above who died August 17th 1883 / aged 71 years / With all his saints he blessed / and softned every bed / where shall the dying sinner rest / but with the dying head. Mason Furnival. © Philip Coops. (Betley) 2006 ©Dorothy Camden (Ashley) 1999 Page 36 of 91 12/30/2006

St Johns Church & Churchyard. Ashley 17f/ Shaped sandstone headstone, bunch of flowers carved at top. Centre starting to erode. In loving memory of / ................TH / the beloved wife of / SAMUEL GRIFFITHS / of HOOKGATE / who died April 9.1886 / aged 60 years / So dear to our hearts, so s...y gone / and yet we must say, Thy will bedone. / Also of the above / SAMUEL GRIFFITHS / who died April 24.1905 / aged 80 years / "Gone but not forgotten" 18f/ White weathered celtic cross on three tiered base and three kerbs. Cross broken and lying on top of grave. Inscription on top of cross. Thy will be done. Top tier. In most loving memory / of / the REV.D JOHN LOUIS / SPENCER B.D. Middle tier. Rector of this parish / who fell asleep Nov.16th.1900 aged 51 years / steadfast in the faith / until the Easter glory lights the skies. / until the dead in Jesus shall arise, / and He shall come, but not in lowly guise."Good night." Bottom tier. Also in memory of / his loving son / CYRIL ARNOLD, Priest / 1946 / "Re-united" 19f/ Grey polished headstone with flower design etched on either side.Kerb loose. In loving memory of / ROLAND HENRY / beloved husband of JULIA TOMKINSON / who passed away 22nd May 1949 / aged 70 years / Church warden of this parish 1923-1949 / Also of JULIA TOMKINSON / who fell asleep 24th Nov.1966 / aged 88 years / Re-united. 20f/ Short flat headstone and kerbs in weathered white stone. Bottom kerb loose. Top kerb In loving memory of R.H.kerb WILLIAM ARTHUR SHIRLEY, of "KENWYN, ASHLEY HEATH / who died 26th March 1936,in his 62nd year. Bottom kerb At rest. LH kerb. And his wife HARRIET SHIRLEY / who died 20th December 1943,aged 77 years. Headstone And VICTOR BADEN SHIRLEY / their beloved son / who died 17th May 1956 / aged 56 years. 21f/ Brown polished headstone on plinth, bottom kerb loose. In loving memory of / MARTHA ELLEN / the beloved wife of / LOWEL FRANCIS / TOMKINSON / of HOOK GATE / who died 5th January 1936 / aged 56 years. / "Blessed are the pure in heart" / Also of the above / LOWEL FRANCIS / TOMKINSON / who died 4th Feb.1963 / aged 82 years / Reunited. © Philip Coops. (Betley) 2006 ©Dorothy Camden (Ashley) 1999 Page 37 of 91 12/30/2006

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