Funeral of Mr J Potts
The funeral took place on Wednesday, 1st April, of Mr John Potts, aged 85, who died at Macclesfield District General Hospital on 23rd March. He was the husband of Mrs Marie Potts of Congleton. The Rev Lynne Cullins conducted the service at Holy Trinity Church, Mossley, where Mrs P Nicklin was the organist for the hymns The Day Thou Gavest and Abide With Me. Music was played on entering and on leaving. Interment followed at St Mary’s Church, Astbury. Mourners were: Mr John Potts (son), Mr and Mrs R Potts (nephew, rep Mrs M Potts, sister-in-law, and Mr I Potts, Mrs S Cook, Mr and Mrs H Potts and Mr K Potts, nephews and niece), Mr J Edwards, Mr and Mrs S Morris, Mrs K McIntyre (rep The Davies family, USA), Mr J Nicklin, Mr G Allen, Mr J Allen, Mr B Banks (rep Mrs J Banks and Mr and Mrs R Copeland), Mrs J Smith (rep Mr D Smith and Mr M Smith), Mr and Mrs G Tickner, Mr and Mrs J Fuller. Messrs John Garside and Son, Mountbatten House, Stonehouse Green, Congleton, were the funeral furnishers.