Mr JH Sheard
The funeral took place on 14th January of Mr John Herbert Sheard, of Congleton, who died on 29th December, aged 88.
The Rev Angela Speedy conducted the service at St Mary’s Church, Astbury. The hymns sung were The Lord’s My Shepherd, How Great Thou Art and Abide With Me.
Interment followed in the churchyard.
Mourners were: Mrs J Sheard, Mr S O’Rourke and Mrs J Barton, Mr J and Mrs J Sheard (rep Master W Sheard and Miss M Sheard), Dr J Barton (rep Miss A Barton), Miss B Brindley, Mr A Jones, Mr and Mrs G Sheard, Mr and Mrs D Sheard (rep Mrs M Pennington and Mr and Mrs J Yates), Mr L Sheard, Mr A and Mrs C Sutton, Mrs S Bennett (rep J Bennett and S Eyre), Mr M Young (rep G Young and M Evans), Mrs J Brown, Mr P and Mrs S Sheard, Mr C and Mrs R Barber (rep P Sheard).
Mr and Mrs M Langfield, Mrs A Davenport, Mrs A Hough, Mr G Sheard (rep Liz, Kelly and Robert Sheard), Mr R Ward (rep J and B Ward, C Ward also D Ward), Mrs M Lewis, Mr and Mrs D Young, Mr M and Mrs M Sheard, Mr T and Mrs L Sheard, Mrs J Sheard (rep G Hutton, C Cayswell and A Hyton), Mr A Tristram, Mr A and Mrs N Sheard (rep S Goostrey), Mr L Holland, Mr R and Mrs P Sutton, Mr and Mrs R Pointon, Mrs M Lawton (rep Mr L Lawton).
Mr and Mrs J Lancaster, Mr R and Mrs M Sheard, Mrs F Dale, Mr E Dale (rep Mr N Dale), Mr D Thornhill (rep C Thornhill), Mr R Holland, Mr K Jones, Mr R Kent, Mrs P Wiltshire, Mr C and Mrs E Jones, Mr D and Mrs M Sheard (rep G and S Sheard), Mr J and Mrs C Carter, Mr D and Mrs J Evans, Mr N Hammond (rep C Hammond), Mr A Yates.
Mrs M Wood (rep P and M Johnson), Mrs B Sheard, Mr J and Mrs D Davies, Mr R and Mrs A Walker, Mr D and Mrs A Booth, Mr S Clowes, Mrs C Calvo, Mr C Barber (Jnr), Mr B Porter and G Widders, Mr G Sutton, Mrs D Allen, Mrs C Plant, Mr K Young.
Arrangements were made by Williams and Lowe Funeral Directors, of Sandbach, who also supplied bearers.