In Loving Memory of Church Family
Members and Friends
now at Home with their Lord and Saviour
Christ, which is far better (Philippians
In Loving Memory of Audrey Green
Audrey's presence with us in the chapel for quite a while
as she was in a care home and unable to join with us.
A former missionary, with her husband,
she was an occasional visitor who later came into full
The funeral of Audrey was
held on Monday 8th June 2020.
As with Pam,
numbers able to attend were limited due to the Corona virus lockdown.
In Loving Memory of Pam Stephens
wife of Roy, Pam was called home on 19th May 2020
was always ready with a smile and a kindword.
Her love for her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ was evident in all she
She enjoyed to visit in the village door-to-door when able.
The funeral of Pam was on
Friday 29th May 2020.
Numbers able to attend
were limited due to the Corona virus lockdown.
Loving Memory of Sheila Webb
of Sheila took place on Wednesday 29th January 2020 at the church.
It was a fitting farewell to one who was much loved by
friends and family.
We thank all who made arrangements for the day
and we continue to remember Sheila's family in prayer.
Sheila and her husband Tony (an elder) worked tirelessly in our church.
They always provided the warmest of welcomes
and often offered hospitality to visitors and members alike.
Sheila produced our weekly newsletter for many years.
She was always looking for ways in which it could be improved.
We miss her and Tony very much.
Loving Memory of Sue Fenwick
thanksgiving service for the life of Sue Fenwick
was held at
St Alban's Church, Charminster
on Saturday 2nd November 2019 at 2.00 pm.
Sue was a greatly loved and esteemed member of our church,
always willing to help and serve with any project if she could.
We remember Sue's husband Rob in our prayers; he misses her very much.
Loving Memory of Edie Orman
Our hearts go out to Ken
Orman and the family following the home call
of his dear
wife, and our sister and friend, Edie,
in the early
hours of Sunday 11th August 2019.
served her Lord and Saviour from the earliest days of our chapel.
suffering a serious stroke some years ago
continued to be an inspiration and blessing to us.
are sure that her prayers have sustained the church and many beyond.
thanksgiving service was held at our chapel
30th August 2019.
followed by the burial for family & close friends in West Moors
refreshments back at the chapel.
Memory of Rob McNaught
Our hearts also
go out to Margaret and their family
on the loss of
Rob on Monday 12th August 2019.
Rob was a kind,
well respected man and much loved by all who knew him.
providence, Rob died at home, which was his desire, shortly after
returning from hospital.
There was a
service at Poole Crematorium at 10.30 am
28th August to celebrate Rob's life.
friends, especially from Rob's army days, attended the funeral
and shared fond
memories with Margaret and family afterwards.
In Loving Memory of Keith Duffett
We are sad
to report the Home call, on Sunday 30th June 2019, of our dear friend
He was a much loved and long-standing member of our church,
who walked with his Lord faithfully for many years.
We have missed his presence with us very much during his
and send our sincere condolences to his wife Renee
and the whole family at this time of sad loss.
In Loving Memory
of Jennie Grace
Although she lived and served
the Lord in India
we counted Jennie Grace Prabakhar as a close friend of the
She passed into her Lord's
presence on 1st May 2019.
was Superintendent of Hebron Hostel for many years
the retirement of our own Joyce Harding - see below).
are with her family and friends.
In Loving Memory
of Winnie White
were sad to report that Winnie White,
who had been in our thoughts and
prayers for some time,
passed into her Lord's presence on Tuesday 8th January
We prayerfully remember her family and send
them our sincere condolences.
In Loving Memory
of John Harris
Harris, a good friend of the church who moved to the North of England
in about 2002, passed away on Saturday 12th January 2019.
We send our condolences to his family and friends.
In Loving Memory of
Mrs. Emma Georgina Mary Rowdon
8th July 1920 - 4th
We were very
sad to report that our most loved Georgina,
taken home to be with her Lord,
served faithfully throughout her long life.
Georgina's funeral was on Friday 23 February 2018,
with a Thanksgiving Service at 2.00 pm at the church.
Hymns sung at the Service
of Thanksgiving were
'Amazing Grace', 'The Lord's my Shepherd',
'Great is Thy Faithfulness' and 'In Christ Alone'.
Loving Memory of (Amelia) Ruth Bussey
Thanksgiving Service for Ruth will be held at
Methodist Church on
18th January at 11.00 am
refreshments will be served at
We miss Ruth very much. In recent years Ruth has regularly
met with us
on Sunday mornings and evenings, always supporting our special events
and often coming to our Tuesday Bible Study and Prayer
She always had a ready smile and was very humble. You would not know
what a great contribution she has made to the local community over so
Her husband was the minister of Verwood Methodist Church in the 1960s,
where they both served faithfully and are lovingly remembered.
For further details, please see the page on the Mags4dorset website.
Loving Memory of Esther Sirra (Hebron Hostel, India)
We were so sorry to hear
of the passing of Esther Sirra to be with her Lord
We send our
heart felt commiserations to all at the Hostel and her family and
Gayl Spieringshoek was
appointed to continue from Esther but could not obtain permit.
Loving Memory of STAN ORMAN
(brother of Ken Orman of our chapel)
morning, 27th August 2017 Stan Orman,
on his way
to the morning service at Pinehurst Community Church,
and was almost immediately taken into the presence of the Lord.
shock to all and a great loss to family, friends and the Church.
There was a Thanksgiving Service on
September at Pinehurst Community Church.
Stan was a
founder member of the Church at Pinehurst
tirelessly all his life for the work there,
he was a
founder member of the Dorset Counties Trust,
the Counties Regional Fellowship for many years
and for so
many, a great friend .
do remember his wife Vera, and the extended family in your prayers.
news & tribute are based on an email written to friends by
Loving Memory of Mary Freeborn
Mary was always a bright
and friendly soul who will be very much missed by our fellowship.
away on the evening of Monday 25th August 2014
was on Monday 8th September - We extend our
commiserations to her family and friends.
Loving Memory of Jean Jones
service of thanksgiving was held on Tuesday
29th April 2014
miss Jean very much, but she is now with her Lord and Saviour
Audrey Jeanes, a
good friend of the chapel.
There was a service on Friday 24th May 2013
at the local United Reformed Church where she
was a member.
Dear Friend and Elder of the Chapel was called home to be with his
9th March 2013 - we shall miss him very much
buried at Hinton
Park Woodland Burial Ground
at 12.30 pm on Tuesday
26th March 2013
Thanksgiving Service followed at 2.30 pm in our Chapel.
Our Pastor Jeremy Andrews
presided over both services and there were contributions as follows:
Malcolm Smith and Ken Orman led in prayer.
Glynne Hampson spoke in appreciation of Dick's earlier years at New
Milton Evangelical Free Church,
followed by Peter Hallsworth who spoke of the last ten years,
during which we at Verwood Road have had the priviledge of his
friendship and fellowship.
Oliver Gross brought us a message from God's Word, with a reading of
Job chapter 14.
Oliver answered the question in Job 14 v 14 - If a man dies,
shall he live again? with a definite Yes
and then went on to explain how we can know that Dick is alive in
At the beginning of this year Dick chose the
following scripture for remembrance by all in the chapel:
A new commandment I give you: Love one another as
I have loved you (John 13v34)
be interested to visit the web site of Grace to
the preaching and books of John MacArthur were a great blessing to Dick
Our dear friend Ernie Perfitt
went to be with his Lord
early on Thursday morning 8th November 2012
This photograph was
taken in May 2006 at one of our church events.
Ernie with great affection, it was a real blessing to
have known him.
Mike, Hilary and Janet in our prayers.
was at Colehill Woodlands Cemetry, 19th November 2012
The picture below shows
Mrs Doris Combes and her son John, taken on Christmas Day 2011.
Doris and her late husband were faithful members of the church
for many years, although unable to attend for some time now.
photograph was taken she has gone to be with her Lord.
Our thoughts and prayers are with all her family.
The funeral was on Friday 20th January at 10.45 am at Bournemouth
with a Thanksgiving Service at our chapel in the afternoon.
28 January 1922 to 16th
Christ which is far better
of our dear friend was on Monday 24th October 2011.
Our Church was full with those wanting to join in thanksgiving for
We continue to remember Georgina and their family in our prayers.
extend our love and condolences to all at
Holland Wharf Girls' Hostel near
Narsapur, South India
following the home call of Joy Tilsley in 2011.
dear friend Victor Myson passed away on Tuesday 8th March
was 98 years of age and for the past few years had been a
very regular visitor to our Sunday morning services.
These were a
great joy to him and he was always sad if not able to come. We shall
miss him very much.
In Memory of Joyce Harding:
beloved Miss Joyce Harding was called home to be forever with her
Saviour and Lord,
on the morning of Thursday 25th February
Thanksgiving Services were held at our Chapel on Monday
March and in India on Tuesday 9th March.
Jennie Grace has sent us a
lovely description of the Memorial Service held at Hebron Hostel:
OF AMMA HARDING MEMORIAL SERVICE
Cathy Gilmore has produced
a excellent tribute to Joyce which can be viewed and printed:
3/2/1917 - 25/2/2010