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The wedding anniversaries now from 3rd July 1970.

SILVER WEDDINGS

CATLING - MASON - At the Manse, Prestwick Road, Ayr,by the Rev G Paterson, on July 6 1945, George Catling to Nancy Mason. Present address : 65 Stockbridge Crescent, Kilbirnie.

GODFREE -McWHIRTER - At Barony Church, Ardrossan, on June 29 1945, by the Rev A MacDonald, Gilbert Godfree to Annie McWhirter. Present address : 73 Barrie Terrace, Ardrossan.
Thanks : Mr and Mrs Godfree wish to thank all friends and neighbours for lovely presents and cards received on the occasion of their Silver Wedding.

MULHOLLAND - SMITH - At North Parish Church, Saltcoats, on June 30 1945, by the Rev D O Galbraith, Thomas Mulholland to Agnes Grier Smith. Present address : 12 Finlay Avenue, Dalry.


GOLDEN WEDDINGS

GREER -DUKE - At Gartsherrie Parish Church, Coatbridge, on June 30 1920, by the Rev R W Rutherford, BD, Robert Greer to Elizabeth Duke. Present address : 12 Dundonald Road, Troon.

MUIRHEAD - FREW - At Frew Church, Stevenston, on June 30 1920, by the late Rev Samuel Lyle Orr, William Muirhead to Sarah Wallace Frew. Present address : 'Woodlands ', Dundonald.


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Next come the Deaths from 3rd July 1970, in two parts.

DEATHS

BAIN - At 153 Kilmaurs Road, Kilmarnock, on June 25 1970, John Bain, aged 83 years, husband of the late Agnes McDonald.
Acknowledgements : The family of the late John Bain desire to return sincere thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbours for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their sad bereavement; also Dr Barr for kind attention; Mr A Taylor and Mr R Rabey of Kilbirnie for services rendered. 153 Kilmaurs Road, Kilmarnock.

BLACKWOOD - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine, on June 29 1970, James Blackwood, in his 55th year, beloved husband of Elizabeth Bennett, 1 Lindsay Avenue, Kilbirnie.

BRANDER - Suddenly, at North Ormesby Hospital, Yorkshire, on June 28 1970, David Brander, aged 77, 15 Dykesfield Place, Saltcoats, beloved husband of the late Annabella Ross.

BUCHANAN -At home, 4 Mount Pleasant, Stevenston, on June 27 1970, Hugh Buchanan, aged 82 years, beloved husband of Isabella Swan, and dear dad of Ian, Hugh and Donald.

COYLES - At Ravenspark Hospital, Irvine, on June 28 1970, William Coyles, aged 73 years, beloved husband of the late Mary Ann Boyce, 7 Cleeves Avenue, Dalry.

CURRIE - Suddenly, at 17 Dipple View, Kilbirnie, on June 29 1970, Elizabeth Hughes, aged 57 years, beloved wife of Duncan Currie.

DAVIDSON - At Biggart Hospital, Prestwick, on June 27 1970, John Marshall Davidson ( late of Partick ), aged 74 years, beloved husband of Margaret Orr Lawrie, 65 Logan Drive, Troon, and much loved father of John , Mary, Nan and Flora.

DEWAR - At Kilmarnock Infirmary, on June 28 1970, Margaret MacDonald, aged 59 years, beloved wife of James Dewar, 31 Main Street, Drybridge, formerly of West Kilbride.

GRAY - Very suddenly on June 7 1970, Hugh Williamson, aged 58 years, beloved husband of Emma, 107 Burnbank Road, Ayr, and dear brother of May and David.

KIRKWOOD - At Kilmarnock Infirmary, on June 25 1970, Ann McGill Kirkwood, late of 52 Mains Road, Beith.


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Concluding the Deaths now from 3rd July 1970.

DEATHS ( CONCLUDED )

McCOURTNEY - At 5 Dundonald Road, Troon, on June 25 1970, Daniel McCourtney, aged 76 years. RIP.

McCREADY - At 2 Smith Crescent, Kilwinning, on June 24 1970, Mrs Mary Ann McCready, aged 81 years.
Acknowledgements : The family of the late Mrs Mary Ann McCready desire to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their bereavement; also Mrs Hood, Dr Forbes and Dr Robert Lynch for their kind attention; the Rev C S Hill for services rendered ; and Mr James Reid for funeral arrangements. 2 Smith Crescent, Kilwinning.

McEWAN - At 66 Blacklands Crescent, Kilwinning, on on June 26 1970, Robina Wright, beloved wife of James McEwan. Sadly missed.
Acknowledgements : Mr James McEwan and family wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for kind expressions of sympathy, cards and floral tributes received in their sad bereavement; also Drs A Lynch, Forbes and McCreadie for for kind attention; Rev C S Hill for services rendered; and Mr James Reid for funeral arrangements. 66 Blacklands Crescent, Kilwinning.

McNAUGHT - At 23 Dalrymple Drive, Irvine, on June 29 1970, Euphemia Kennedy, aged 50 years, beloved wife of William McNaught and dear mum of Billy.
Acknowledgements : Mr William McNaught and son desire to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kindness during Mrs McNaught's illness; also Dr Kirke for unfailing attention; Rev R D Sawers for services rendered and Mr William Conway for funeral arrangements.

MAITLAND - At 55 Innis Road, Canley Gardens, Coventry, on June 29 1970, Annie, beloved wife of the late Christopher Maitland. RIP.

MORRISON - At 55 Beach Road, Barassie, Troon, on June 23 1970, Freda Morrison, beloved wife of the late David Paton Morrison.

PINKERTON - At 2 Lynn Avenue, Dalry, on June 29 1970, John Pinkerton, aged 57 years,beloved husband of Jeanie Welsh.
Acknowledgements : Mrs Jeanie Pinkerton and family wish to thank all relatives, friends, neighbours, fellow workers of the roll shop and Dalry Bowling Club for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their recent bereavement; also local doctors and nurse Kyne for kind attention; Rev R Kirkland for services rendered and Mr Hawthorn, Co-operative, for funeral arrangements. 2 Lynn Avenue, Dalry.

STEWART - At Ballochmyle Hospital, on june 26 1970, William Stewart, aged 81 years, beloved husband of Eliza Jane Ringland, 14 McGregor Avenue, Stevenston.

WILSON - Suddenly on June 27 1970 , at 277 Maxwell Avenue, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, Andrew P Wilson, late of Saltcoats, in his 42nd year, beloved husband of Abbie Lee, dear father of Wendy and Carn.


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The rest of the Acknowledgements now from 3rd July 1970.

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

AITKEN - The family of the late David Aitken wish to thank relatives and friends for floral tributes received in their recent sad bereavement; also staff of Irvine Central, Hairmyres and Belvedere Hospitals for kindness and attention given, the Rev P G Thompson for services rendered, and SCWS for funeral arrangements. 17 New Street, Irvine.

DALZELL - Mr Dalzell and family wish to thank relatives and friends for letters and cards received in their sad bereavement; also Rev W R Hay for services rendered, and Mr R Barbour for funeral arrangements. 15 St Margaret's Road, Ardrossan.

HAVLIN - The family of the late Mrs Jean Havlin wish to thank most sincerely all relatives, friends, neighbours, and members of the Congregational Women's Guild and Women's Home League , for kind expressions of sympathy , cards and floral tributes received in their recent sad bereavement; also also sincere thanks to Dr Robert Lynch, Rev C Hill for kindness and services rendered, and SCWS for funeral arrangements. 20 David Gage Street, Kilwinning.

HINDMARSH - Mrs Hindmarsh and Gordon wish to express their sincere thanks for kind expressions of sympathy in their recent loss; also for kindness and help to them during their stay in Troon. Brigend, Ovingham-on-Tyne, Northumberland.

McLAUGHLIN - The family of the late Martha McLaughlin wish to thank all relatives and friends for their kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their recent bereavement;also our kind neighbours for exceptional generosity and kindness shown in this our time of need; also the Rev Father O'Carrol for spiritual comfort and services rendered. 7 Lawfield Avenue, West Kilbride.

SAYER - The relatives of the late Mrs Jane Sayer wish to thank all friends and neighbours for kind expressions of sympathy received in their recent sad bereavement; also Miss Aitken, the Rev J McGill and Dr Iveson and Dr Macfie for their kindness and attention. Inserted by her brother R B Lambie, 59 Wilson Avenue, Troon.

STEWART - Mrs Clark, 71 Blackthorn Avenue, Beith, wishes to thank relatives and friends for their kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes in her recent sad bereavement; also Rev H S Young for services rendered.

THOMPSON - The family of the late Mrs Brigid Thompson wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for Mass cards and flowers received in their recent sad bereavement; also Very Rev Canon Fischer, Rev Father Tosh, , nursing sisters and dr Leahy for their kind attention; and Mr McMaster for funeral arrangements.


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Now we come to the In Memoriam notices from July 3 1970 ; which will be in two parts.

IN MEMORIAM

CAMERON - In loving memory of our dear daughter, Margaret McPhee, who died July 1 1959, aged 24.
You meant so very much to us,
There's nothing more to say;
The grief is still within our hearts
As we think of you today.
Inserted by mammy, daddy and sisters, 54 Glencairn Street, Stevenston.

In loving memory of my dear niece Margaret McPhee.
A golden heart stopped beating,
Two smiling eyes at rest;
God broke our hearts to prove to us
He only takes the best.
Inserted by aunt Margaret and Uncle Peter, 112 Ardoch Crescent, Stevenston.

Silent thoughts bring many a tear.
Jane, Jim and family, 22 Murdoch Crescent, Stevenston.

CHRISTIE - In loving memory of Jean Christie, died June 27 1969.
Inserted by her husband and daughter, 18 Christie Gardens, Saltcoats.

CONN - In loving memory of our dear father and grandfather, Francis Conn, died July 7 1969.
I miss him as I loved him,
In my heart he is always near,
Loved, remembered, thought of always,
Bringing many a silent tear.
Inserted by his daughter Agnes and son-in-law Bill.

Always remembered.
Inserted by Billy and Susan.

In our hearts you will always stay,
Loved and remembered every day.
Inserted by his daughter Mary and son-in-law Tom and family.

In loving memory of our dear father and papa, Francis Conn, died July 7 1969.
Loved and remembered always.
Inserted by David, Isabell, Alistair and Pamela.

COPELAND - In fondest remembrance of our dear friend, Charles Copeland, died June 30 1967.
Remembered always.
Inserted by the Cameron family, 21 Craigdene Drive, Stevenston.

DALLAS - In loving memory of our father, William John, died July 3 1968.
Sadly missed along life's way,
Loved and remembered every day.
Inserted by Mary, John and David,24 Queens Drive, Ardrossan.

Treasured memories.
Inserted by all at 19 Kirkhall Drive, Ardrossan.

DICKSON - In loving memory of my dear husband and our dear father, Alexander Dickson, died July 4 1969.
Sadly missed.
Inserted by his loving wife and family, 34 Beech Avenue, Beith.

In loving memory of a dear father and grandfather, Alexander Dickson, died July 4 1969.
Sadly missed.
Inserted by his loving daughter Sandra, son-in-law Robbie and his grandchildren, 55 Beech Avenue, Beith.

GILMOUR - In loving memory of our son, James, died July 6 1963, aged 3 1/2 years, also other loved ones gone before and after.
To your resting place we wander,
And picture your face so dear;
We touch each flower we place there,
And whisper " Dear son we're here. "
Inserted by mummy, daddy, Alex, Doris and Joyce.

It was a sudden parting,
Too bitter to forget,
Only those who loved you ,
Are the ones who don't forget.
Inserted by auntie Mima, uncle Robert and family.

HAIR - In ever loving memory of our dear mother, Jean Mackay, who passed away 29th June 1952.
Inserted by her family at home and abroad.

McCALL - In loving memory of my dear wife and mother, Mary J McBlane, died June 30 1960.
Always remembered.
Inserted by her loving husband and Ann.


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The remaining In Memoriam entries from July 3rd 1970.

IN MEMORIAM (concluded )

McCUTCHEON - In loving memory of my dear wife, Elizabeth, who died July 7 1968.
I lost a wife with a heart of gold,
How I miss her will never be told,
In my heart you will always stay,
Loved and remembered every day.
Inserted by her loving husband Robert and David.

In loving memory of our dear mother , Elizabeth, who died July 7 1968.
We miss you mother, we always will,
You left a place no one can fill;
You fell asleep without goodbye,
And memories of you will never die.
Inserted by Nan, Jimmy and Gordon.

McKECHAN - In loving memory of my dearly loved husband, Alex, and our dear father and papa, who passed away on July 7 1968.
Inserted by his loving wife Jean and family at home and abroad. 8 Kerr Avenue, Saltcoats. Still with us in happy memories.

McKERNON - In loving memory of my dear husband and our dear father, Danny, died ( as the result of an accident ) on July 1 1962.
Time is gently passing by ,
But love and memories never die.
Inserted by his loving wife Annie and family, 50 Adams Avenue, Saltcoats.

Not just today, but every day,
In silence we remember.
Inserted by his loving daughter Frances, Andrew and family, 1 Fleck Avenue, Saltcoats.

McMILLAN - In loving memory of my dear husband, Archie, who died June 29 1967.
Always remembered.
Inserted by his wife and family, Barkip Cottage, by Dalry.

McQUADE -In loving memory of my dear wife, Rose, who died July 5 1966.
Another year has passed away,
But loving memories with us stay. RIP.
Inserted by her loving husband Thomas, daughter Cathie, Lex and family.

NORWOOD - In loving memory of my dear husband and father, James ( J ) Norwood, died June 20 1956.
Always in our thoughts.
Inserted by his wife and son Alex, 1F The Braes, Saltcoats.

Fond memories.
Billy, Margaret and family.

Always remembered.
Arthur, Betty and family.

Sadly missed.
Jim, Marilyn and family.

REID - Cherished memories of our darling daughter, Shirley Eleanor, died July 4 1955.
The sorrow we feel we cannot explain,
The ache in our hearts will always remain;
Although we smile and seem carefree,
No one misses you more than we.
Mummy, daddy, Trevor and Kenneth, 59 Shore Road, Stevenston.

Treasured memories of our dear grandchild, Shirley Eleanor, died July 4 1955.
A little corner in our hearts,
Is specially kept for you.
Gran and grandpa, 31 Hayocks Road, Stevenston.

Treasured memories of our darling niece, Shirley Eleanor, died July 4 1955.
Our memory of you is a keepsake
With which we will never part;
God has you in His keeping,
But we have you in our hearts.
Auntie Joan, uncle Bill and family, 81 Forde Crescent, Stevenston.

ROY - In loving memory of my dear husband, Jim Roy, died July 6 1967.
Not a day do I forget you,
In my heart you are ever near;
God alone knows how I miss you,
As it ends another year.
Inserted by his loving wife, 38 North Shore Road, Troon.

YEAMAN - Remembering with everlasting love my sweetheart of yesterday, Willie Yeaman, late of Glasgow Western CID, dear friends late of 185 Glasgow Street, Ardrossan.
Fond memories.
Aye fond kiss and then we pairted,
I loved you too much for too long.
Inserted by Nell.


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Moving on now, we come to the BMD notices for 23rd October 1970. The Births will come in two parts.

BIRTHS

BUCHANAN - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, on October 15 1970, to Norrie and Myra ( Cuninghame ), 31 Shore Road Stevenston, a son ( stillborn ).

CLARK - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, on October 18 1970, to Bobby and Ellen ( Dunlop ), a daughter; both well. Thanking all in attendance.

CLOTWORTHY - At Buckreddan Maternity Home, on October 12 1970, to Hugh and Anne ( MacPherson ), 11 Bargeny Square, Pennyburn, a son ( Martin ), brother for Alan; both well. Thanking all in attendance.

EDGAR - At Ayrshire Central Hospital,on October 11 1970, to George and Mary ( Gaw ), 35 Ardrossan Road, Saltcoats, the gift of a daughter ( Sharon Agnes Cecelia ); both well.

ELLIOTT - At Buckreddan Maternity home, on October 16 1970, to Jack and Betty Elliott, 40 Wilson Street, Beith, a daughter ( Lesley ), a sister for Lizann and Jacqueline.

GALLACHER - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, on October 19 1970, to Harry and Margo ( nee Gilbert ) , Ardeer Mains, Stevenston, a son; both well.

GILLESPIE - At Orangeville Hospital Ontario, to Jim and Maureen, the gift of a son ( David Matthew ) , a brother for Andrew.

HAINING - At Buckreddan Maternity Home, Kilwinning, on October 3 1970, to Boyd and Helen, 39 Chapelhill Mount, Ardrossan, a son, a brother for Jacqueline.

LANG - At Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 10 1970, to Andrew and Edna ( Logue ), a daughter ( stillborn ). Thanking nurse Green and staff of Pavilion 7.

LAUCHLAN - At Winnipeg, Canada, on October 18 1970, to Alex and Janice ( Blakely ), a son ( Alexander Grier ), both well.


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Completing the Births now from 23rd October 1970; and I'll also add the single Engagement.

BIRTHS ( concluded )

LAUDON - At Irvine Central Hospital, on October 14 1970, to Willie and Nan ( Harper ), a daughter ( Maxine Harper ); both well; a sister for Jane. Thanking all in attendance.

LOUDEN - At Cresswell Maternity Hospital, Dumfries, on October 17 1970, to Sandy and Ann ( Sloan ), Senga, St George's, Castle Douglas, a son ( Stuart ).

MacKINNON - At Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 14 1970, to Iain and Cissy ( nee Kirk ), Mill Farm, Ardrossan, a daughter ( Fiona ); both well. Thanks to hospital staff in attendance.

McCLURKIN - At Buckreddan Maternity Home, Kilwinning, on October 12 1970, to Jim and Mary ( McLaughlean ), a daughter ( Catherine Lindsay ); both well; a sister for Sharon. 86 Keir Hardie Crescent, Kilwinning.

McIVOR - At Buckreddan Maternity Home, on October 12 1970, to to John and Ann ( Cairns ), c/o 36 Keir Hardie Crescent, Kilwinning, a daughter ( Nicola ); both well. Thanking all in attendance.

McKAY - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 20 1970, to George and Ann ( Hughes ), a son, stillborn. Thanking all in attendance.

McNAB -At Buckreddan Maternity Home, on October 14 1970, to Ian and Sandra ( Roberts ), 32 Church Street, Kilwinning, a daughter; both well. Thanking Dr Forbes and all in attendance.

McPADDEN - At Irvine Central Hospital, on october 11 1970, to Sean and Sylvia ( Russell ), a son; both well. Thanking all in attendance.

TAYLOR - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, on October 15 1970, to James and June ( nee Thornhill ), 38 Hunter Drive, Irvine, the gift of a son; both well.


ENGAGEMENTS

HUGHES-McCONIGLEY - Both families have pleasure in announcing the engagement of Grant, only son of Mr and Mrs A Hughes, 14 Abbots Avenue, Kilwinning, to Mary Teresa, only daughter of Mr and Mrs H McConigley, 13 Stobbs Crescent, Kilwinning.


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The Marriages now from October 23rd 1970, again in two parts.

MARRIAGES

BURSTON - DALY - At the Church of Our Lady of the Assumption and St Meddans, Troon, on October 14 1970, by Rev Father John Leen, with Nuptial Mass, Karen, second daughter of Mr and Mrs Edward Daly, Ferrie House, Dallas Place, Troon, and Ronald, second son of Mrs V Burston, 47 Paterson Street, Prestwick.

CALDERWOOD -BOYD - At Livingston Church, Stevenston, on October 17 1970, David, eldest son of Mr and Mrs Calderwood, 48 Drewlands Drive, Symington, to Irene Catherine, only daughter of Mrs C Boyd and the late Mr H Boyd, 54 Greenhead Avenue, Stevenston.

CAMPBELL - PENNINGTON - At St Cuthbert's South Beach Church, Saltcoats, on October 16 1970, Edward H Campbell, 10 Ross Place, Saltcoats, to Anna Pennington, 5 South Crescent, Ardrossan.

CAMPBELL - RORISON - At Barony Church, West Kilbride, on October 14 1970, Peter, youngest son of Mrs E Campbell, Springside, West Kilbride, and the late Mr T Campbell, Ballees Farm, West Kilbride,to Anne Mary, only daughter of Mr and Mrs John Rorison, 46 Simson Avenue, West Kilbride.

CAMPBELL - WALLACE - At St Columba's Church, Kilbirnie, on October 10 1970, George Barclay, elder son of Mr and Mrs N Campbell, 1 Ladyland Drive, Kilbirnie, to Anne Meres, only daughter of Mr R Wallace, 94 Stockbridge Crescent, Kilbirnie.

HOLBURN - McWHIRTER - At Sacred Heart Church, Girvan, on October 3 1970, Peter, eldest son of Mr and Mrs A D Holburn, " Sherwood", Bay Terrace, Girvan, to Rachel, second daughter of Mr and Mrs N McWhirter, " Tigh-na-Mara ", Ainslie Road, Girvan, granddaughter of Mrs M Neil, 28 Seton Street, Ardrossan.

HOLT - HUNTER - At St Nicholas Church, Prestwick, on October 14 1970, John Lester Hamilton, only son of Mrs Margaret Holt and R G Holt, 5 Eglinton Street, Saltcoats, to Eileen Janet, only daughter of Mrs Helen Hunter and the late David Hunter, 63 Ayr Road, Prestwick.

JACKSON - PALMER - At South Beach Baptist Church, on October 3 1970, by Rev R C Hepburn, Ian, elder son of the late Donald Jackson and of Mrs M Jackson, 10 Winton Street, Ardrossan, to Ann, second daughter of Mr and Mrs S D J Palmer, 73 Morrison Avenue, Stevenston.

KEMP - BAILLIE - At St Mary's Star of the Sea Church, Largs, on October 16 1970, by the Rev Father Leveridge, Brian, only son of Mr and Mrs George Kemp, " Quorn ", Corsehill Drive, Seamill, to Carolyne Anne, youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs D Baillie, " Broomieknowe " ,Irvine Road, Largs.

KILPATRICK - McBRIDE - At St John's Church, Stevenston, on October 16 1970, with Nuptial Mass, William Kilpatrick, only son of Mrs Nelson, Kinniegar, Ballantrae, to Kathleen, youngest daughter of Mr and Mrs J McBride, 5 Glebe Street, Stevenston.


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The second part of the Marriages now, and I'll also add the wedding anniversaries.

MARRIAGES ( concluded )

KOHL - DALZIEL - At St Meddan's Church of Scotland, Troon, on October 17 1970, the Blessing was given on the marriage which took place at York in July 1970, between Kurt Josef, elder son of Mr Karl Kohl, Munhebachweg, Bluden, Austria, and Elizabeth Ann, only daughter of Mr and Mrs R W Dalziel, 3 Macadam Court, Troon; the Rev Harold G Reid, TD, BD, Minister of the church, officiating.

McAVENNA - McEWAN - At the Church of our Lady of the Assumption, and St Meddan's, Troon, on October 7 1970, Gerald, son of Mr and Mrs W McAvenna, 26 West Crescent, Troon, to Rona, elder daughter of Mr and Mrs H McEwan, 120 North Shore Road, Troon.

MANLEY- BAILIE - At Troon Parish Church, on September 28 1970, by the Rev Allan Young, Charles, only son of Mr and Mrs James Manley, 13 Midton Avenue, Prestwick, to Muriel, third daughter of Mr and Mrs John Bailie, 9 Johnston Drive, Barassie.

MANN - WHITTEN - At St Columba's Parish Church, Largs, on October 7 1970, by the Rev W Stanley Carr, MA, Alistair, youngest son of Mr and Mrs W W Mann, 22 High Road, Stevenston, and Margaret Campbell Cleghorn, only daughter of Mr and Mrs J M Whitten, 67 Brisbane Street, Largs.

MITCHELL - PRATT - At St Meddan's Church, Troon, on October 16 1970, by the Rev H G Reid, Thomas McLean, only son of Mr and Mrs T Mitchell, 59 Buchanan Drive, Bearsden, to Aileen Patricia, only daughter of Mr and Mrs R Pratt, 9 Cessnock Road, Troon.

SKIER - WORKMAN - At Trinity Presbyterian Church, Harrow, on October 10 1970, Victor Robert, son of Mr and Mrs Skier, 36 Townson Avenue, Northolt , Middlesex, to Fiona Margaret, younger daughter of Mr and Mrs G A Workman, 838 Greenford Road, Greenford, Middlesex.

WILSON - TAYLOR - At Troon Old Parish Church, on October 2 1970, by the Rev Allen Young, MA, BD, STM , Thomas Wilson, 1 Ravenscraig Road, Stewarton, and Margaret, only daughter of Mr and Mrs J Taylor, 80 Titchfield Road, Troon.


SILVER WEDDINGS

LINDSAY - GIBSON At Abbey Church, Kilwinning, on October 19 1945, by the Rev Wilbur C Lavalette, John Lindsay to Annie Gibson. Present address : 6 Wingate Avenue, Dalry.


GOLDEN WEDDINGS

KIRKPATRICK - ALLAN - At Barcosh, on october 20 1920, by the Rev A Thomson, James Oliphant Kirkpatrick to Elizabeth Allan. Present address : Barcosh Farm, Beith.


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There are enough Deaths in the 23rd October 1970 edition to make two posts, but I have a feeling that there should have been more; it looks suspiciously like the early part of the alphabet has been missed out.

DEATHS

FERGUSON - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, on October 14 1970, James Ferguson, aged 58 years, beloved husband of Maisie McGee, 10 Mossend Avenue, Kilbirnie.
Acknowledgements : Mrs M Ferguson and family wish to thank all relatives, friends, neighbours, and workmates for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their sad bereavement; also doctors and nurses of Pavilion 11, Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine, for their kind attention, Rev J Houston for services rendered, and SWCS, Dalry, for funeral arrangements. 10 Mossend Avenue, Kilbirnie.

FRASER - At Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 15 1970, Jean Murray Bruce, aged 83 years, of 115 Dalrymple Drive, Irvine, wife of the late Andrew McKenzie Fraser and dear mother of Stanley and Leslie.

GEMMELL - At Seafield Hospital, Ayr, on October 13 1970, Robert Stuart, aged 3 years, dearly loved son of Mr and Mrs Alex Gemmell, 6 Wood Street, Kilwinning.
Acknowledgements : Mr and Mrs Alex Gemmell wish to thank most sincerely all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their sad bereavement; they would especially like to thank neighbours Mrs Galloway and Mrs Watson, for donations which were handed to them by Provost K Cox and Councillor William Paterson; also doctors, nurses and staff at Seafield Hospital, Ayr, for their kindness and medical attention; the REv B H Baxter for services rendered; and Mr S Frey , Co-op, for funeral arrangements. 6 Wood Street, Kilwinning.

GILMOUR - At Huddersfield, on October 16 1970, William, beloved husband of Meg McBride, late of Kilbirnie and Kilwinning.
Inserted by his brother Sam.

GRAY - At Royal Alexandra Infirmary, Paisley, on October 17 1970, Agnes Connor, aged 68 years, of 92 Mossend Avenue, Kilbirnie, beloved wife of the late Thomas Gray.

HALL - At Kilmarnock Infirmary, on October 19 1970, Agnes Holden Hall, beloved wife of the late Thomas Hall, 136 Corsehill, Kilwinning.

HAMILTON - Suddenly at 20 McHardy Crescent, Barrmill, on October 14 1970, Andrew Hamilton, in his 69th year, beloved husband of Jean Hamilton.
Acknowledgements : Mrs Jean Hamilton wishes to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours , and colleagues of Kings & Co Ltd for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in her recent sad bereavement; also local doctors and the Rev R Kirkland for their kind attention and services rendered; and J R Smith for funeral arrangements.20 McHardy Crescent, Barrmill.

HAMILTON - At 3 Wardrop Terrace, Beith, on October 15 1970, James Hamilton, in his 71st year, brother of Isobel.
Acknowledgements : Mrs Dunn and family wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours for their kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their recent bereavement; also their gratitude is expressed to all who attended at the cemetery; to Dr W Jamieson, and Rev H S Young for kind attention and services rendered. 3 Wardrop Terrace, Beith.

HARKINS - At Strathclyde House, Glasgow, on October 20 1970, Ann Jamieson, beloved wife of the late James Harkins, 11 Merksworth Avenue, Dalry. Funeral today ( Friday ) to Dalry Cemetery. Friends desirous of attending please meet cortege at cemetery gates at 1.15pm.

HENDERSON - Peacefully at 35 Mains Avenue, Beith, on October 16 1970, Marion Henderson, in her 75th year, beloved sister of John.


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The rest of the Deaths now from 23rd October 1970.

DEATHS ( concluded )

MacDONALD - At a hospital, Irvine, on October 15 1970, Marion Stark, in her 81st year ( late of 11 Stanley Place, Saltcoats ), dearly loved wife of the late Hugh MacDonald , and mother of John and May, " Newholme ", 5 Montgomerie Drive, Fairlie.

MacLEOD - At Mearnskirk Hospital, on October 21 1970,Kenneth Donald MacLeod, aged 8 1/2 years, dearly beloved younger son of Mr and Mrs G F MacLeod, 33 Links Road, Saltcoats.

McKINNON - At 10 Merksworth Avenue, Dalry, on October 17 1970, Jeanie Bolton, aged 63 years, beloved wife of John McKinnon.

McNEIL - As a result of a car accident, Robert, beloved husband of Janet Reynolds and father of Douglas, PO Box 502, Moshi, Tanzania.

MARTIN - At Kilmarnock Infirmary, on October 15 1970, Jeanie Scott, aged 58 years, dear mother of Constance, 82 Barrie Terrace, Ardrossan.

NELSON - At Kilmarnock Infirmary, on October 16 1970, Robert Nelson, dearly beloved husband of Greta Boyd, 12 Eglinton Street, Saltcoats.

NORWOOD - At Haddington, home of her daughter, on October 20 1970, Annie Louise Gaw, beloved wife of Ernest Norwood.

SHARP - At Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 15 1970, David, beloved son of the late Mr and Mrs T Sharp, 5 Kerelaw Road, Stevenston.
Acknowledgements : The family of the late David Sharp wish to thank all relatives, friends and neighbours , for kind expressions of sympathy and floral tributes received in their recent bereavement; also doctors and nurses of Pavilion 11, Ayrshire Central Hospital, for kind attention; the Rev I Roy for services rendered; Mr Hawthorn, Co-op, for funeral arrangements. 5 Kerelaw Road, Stevenston.

STEWART - At 113 Barrie Terrace, Ardrossan, on October 18 1970, Alexander Stewart, in his 85th year, beloved husband of Mary Picken.
Acknowledgements : Mrs M Stewart wishes to thank most sincerely relatives and friends for kind expressions of sympathy in her recent bereavement; Dr Duff for his care and attention; Mr McLean for funeral arrangements; and Rev Mr Ewing for his service.

WILSON - Suddenly on October 15 1970, David T Wilson, beloved husband of Ella Campbell, 27 Craigiebuckler Terrace, Aberdeen.

WOODS - Suddenly at Central Hospital, Irvine, on October 18 1970, John Woods, aged 50 years, beloved husband of Beatrice Wright, 3 New England Road, Saltcoats.


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