Deaths

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17 August 2018

BENNETT. — On 7 August, the Revd Osmond Shirley Bennett: Vicar of St Margaret’s, Leicester (1972-82); St Margaret and All Saints, Leicester (1983-89); Rector of Houghton-on-the-Hill, Keyham and Hungarton (1989-2000); aged 81.

COPPING. — On 4 August, the Revd John Frank Walter Victor Copping: Perpetual Curate of Langley Mill (1965-71); Vicar of Cookham Dean (1971-2003) Rural Dean of Maidenhead (1987-94); aged 83.

JOB. — On 9 August, the Revd Evan Roger Gould Job: Vicar of New Springs, Wigan (1965-70); Minor Canon and Precentor of Manchester Cathedral (1970-74); Precentor and Sacrist of Westminister Abbey (1974-79); Select Preacher of Oxford University (1974 and 1991); Residentiary Canon, Precentor and Sacrist of Winchester Cathedral (1979-94); Vice-Dean (1991-94); aged 82.

SPENCE. — On 9 August, the Revd James Knox Spence: Candidates’ Secretary of CPAS (1964-68); Vicar of Greyfriars, Reading (1968-78); Assistant Curate of St Helen’s, Bishopsgate (1978-82); Priest-in-Charge of Great Baddow (1982-86); Vicar (1986-88); Team Rector in the Great Baddow Team Ministry (1988-95); Hon. Assistant Curate of Wallingford since 1996; aged 88.

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