Announcements – 30th December, 2021

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DAVIS – HILL – On December 30, 1971 in Inveraray, June (née Davis) to Kenneth. Happy Anniversary Mum and Dad.

CORNISH – Jean. Peacefully on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 in the care of North Argyll House, aged 96 years. Much loved mother of Bob, David and the late Ron, grandmother of Paul and Caroline, great-grandmother of Isaac, Jacob, Molly, Megan and Mathilda. Funeral service at St John’s Episcopal Cathedral on Friday, January 7, 2022 at 2pm. Family flowers only, please.

McRAE – Peacefully at her home on the Isle of Iona on December 20, 2021, Sheila Mary (née Campbell), dearly loved wife of George and devoted mother of Fiona and Gordon. Mother-in-law of Jim and Sally, dearest grandmother of Jessica, Archie, Campbell and Ciara. Formerly of Bearsden and Balloch, Inverness. Funeral service to be held at Iona Parish Church on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 12.00 noon thereafter to Inverness Crematorium on Friday, January 7, 2022 at 11.00am. Family flowers only please, donations if wished to local charities.

MACLEOD – The family of Peter MacLeod, The Wheelhouse, Ganavan, Oban would like to thank everyone for their kindness and support received following his recent death. Thank you to Rev Peter Park for his wonderful, comforting service, and to Catriona MacFarlane and staff of Hamish Hoey & Sons for the efficient and compassionate way they undertook all funeral arrangements. Thanks to everyone who attended Peter’s funeral and paid their respects at Pennyfuir Cemetery, and grateful thanks to Iain MacIntyre for delivering the eulogy. A special thanks to all the wonderful Carers of Oban who have helped Peter to stay at home up until he passed away. Moran taing dhuibh uile.

BYRNE – Remembering our wonderful Mum, Granny and Great-Granny Vera, who passed away on December 20, 2018.
Missed every day.
– From all the family.

FERGUSON – In loving memory of my dear mother Jessie, who passed January 2, 2011.
A special person, a special face
Someone I loved and can never replace
Never selfish always kind
These are the memorise you left behind
Remembering loved ones gone before and after.
– Daughter Anne.

HAY – Precious memories of our Mum and Gran, Mary.
Lovingly remembered.
– Kate, Elaine and families.

MACCOLL – Archie (Kilmonivaig).
Nam chridhe gu Siorraidh
– June Anne. x
Love and miss you grandpa
– Archie, Jessie, Kate and Freddie xxxx

MACLELLAN – Precious memories of Christopher on the anniversary of him being called to Heaven on January 1, 1991.
Our brightest star in the sky.
Loved forever.
– Mum, Dad, Craig and Calum.