Current Funerals

  • BAILEY Shelia
  • BAILEY Shelia

    At rest on Thursday 23rd May at Macclesfield District General Hospital, Sheila aged 73 years of Rushton. Devoted wife of the late John Bailey, much loved and loving mum of Richard and Edward, a dear mum in law, grandma and great grandma, beloved sister of Barbara, John and their families. Funeral Friday 7th June. Funeral service will take place at St. Lawrence Church, Rushton Spencer at 1.30pm followed by interment in the churchyard. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to East Cheshire Hospice.
    Inquiries to:-
    David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. Tel. (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • DALE. Irene
  • DALE. Irene

    At rest on Wednesday 22nd May at The Hawthorns Salvation Army Care Home, Buxton, Irene aged 94 years of Buxton and formerly of Buxton Road, Furness Vale. A very dear aunt and friend who will be sadly missed. Funeral Monday 17th June. Service and Cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium at 2.00pm. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend please accept this the only intimation and meet at the crematorium. Family Flowers Only please. Donations if desired to The Hawthorns.
    For further details please contact:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Rd, Buxton SK17 7DN (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • GIBBS. Margaret 'Peggy'
  • GIBBS. Margaret 'Peggy'

    Peacefully on Wednesday 5th June at Ernvale House, Cheddleton, Peggy aged 99 years of Leek. The beloved wife of the late Edgar, dearly loved mum of Christine and Clive, a treasured grandma and great grandma.
    Funeral Tuesday 25th June. Service and interment will take place at St. Bartholomew's Church Butterton at 11.30am. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Cancer Research.
    Further Inquiries to:-
    David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek Tel (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • HAMPSON. May
  • HAMPSON. May

    At rest on Monday 3rd June at The Gables Care Home Buxton, May aged 91 years, lately of New Mills. A very much loved mum, sister, grandma and great grandma, who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral Thursday 20th June 2019. Service and cremation will take place at Stockport Crematorium (Cypress Chapel) at 12noon. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet a the crematorium. Family flowers only please.
    Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • JUPE Geoffrey 'Geoff'
  • JUPE Geoffrey 'Geoff'

    Passed away Monday 27th May 2019 in Hospital Buxton, Geoff aged 70 years, of Buxton. The dearly loved husband of Kath, father of Denise and Linda, loving grandad and great grandad who will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral service will take place at Buxton Methodist Church at 11.45am on Wednesday 19th June, followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Any kind donations left in his memory will be forwarded to Blythe House Hospice.
    Further Inquiries to:-Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703




    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • PAKEMAN. John Frederick
  • PAKEMAN. John Frederick

    Peacefully on Tuesday 18th June at The Royal Stoke university Hospital, John (Fred) aged 76 years of Leek. The much loved husband of Janice, dearly loved dad of Andy and Ian, dear father in law of Jenny and Sarah, treasured grandad of Lauren, Jordan, Kyra, Joe, Frankie, Kaitlyn and great grandad of Nate.
    Inquiries to:- David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel (01538) 399661

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • PLANT. Margaret Beryl "Beryl"
  • PLANT. Margaret Beryl "Beryl"

    Peacefully on Friday 14th June at Stepping Hill Hospital, just short of her 100th Birthday, Beryl of Whaley Bridge, the beloved wife of the late Gordon Plant, precious mum of Mary and the late John, a dear mother in law and a very much loved grandma and great grandma.
    Funeral Wednesday 3rd July 2019, service and cremation will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium at 3.20pm. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Blythe House Hospice.
    Further Inquires to :- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • POTTER. Jennifer (nee Mellor)
  • POTTER. Jennifer (nee Mellor)

    At peace on Friday 17th May at her home in Harpur Hill, Jennifer, aged 70 years, beloved wife of the late Kalvin, dearly loved mum of Beverley and David, treasured grandma of Billy, Jake, Ella and Oliver and a much loved sister, who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral Friday 31st May.
    Service at St. Mary's Church, Dale Road, Buxton at 11.00am followed by interment at Buxton Cemetery.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Ashgate Hospice.
    Inquires to :- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • ROBINSON. David
  • ROBINSON. David

    At rest on Monday 10th June at St Oswald’s Hospital, Ashbourne, David aged 67 years of Warslow. Dearly loved and loving partner of Marg. David will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Hartington Surgery Patients Group or Warslow Churchyard Mower Fund.
    Inquiries to:- David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel (01538) 399661 www.davidhsmith.co.uk

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • ROYLE. Frederick Stuart
  • ROYLE. Frederick Stuart

    ROYLE Frederick Stuart "Stuart" Peacefully on Tuesday 4th June, at The Royal Stoke University Hospital, Stuart, aged 82 years of Leek, the dearly loved husband of the late Marie, much loved dad of Myer and the late Dawn, father in law of Ian and Stan, treasured grandad of Chris, David, Jamie, Tim, Ashley and William and great grandad of Esme, Ginny, Dulcie, Rosie and Eleanor, dearly loved brother of John, fondly remembered by Dot. He was much loved and will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.
    Funeral Monday 24th June.
    Service and cremation at Bradwell crematorium at 12.40pm.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Staffordshire Wildlife Trust and the Midlands Air Ambulance.
    Inquiries to:- David H. Smith, Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain Street, Leek. ST13 6JS Tel (01538) 399661 www.davidhsmith.co.uk



    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • SHILCOCK, Betty
  • SHILCOCK, Betty

    At rest on Wednesday 29th May at her home in Fairfield in the presence of her loving family, Betty aged 91 years. Wife of the late Les, devoted mum of Kevin, Ray, Beryl and Annamaria, sister of Michael and sister in law of Margaret, an adored nannie of beautiful David xx Neil, Marlies, Rebecca and Michael, and a great nannie of her much loved “little ones”. There are no words to say how devastated we are at losing her, she was far too beautiful for words.
    Funeral Wednesday 12th June. Service will take place at St. Peter's Church, Fairfield at 1.30pm followed by interment in the churchyard. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Flowers may be sent. Donations if desired will be forwarded to the Midland Air. Ambulance.
    For further details of the funeral arrangement please contact:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703



    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • SPENCER. Mavis Frances
  • SPENCER. Mavis Frances

    At rest on 18th May 2019, Aged 90 years of Buxton, Mavis, “The Queen of our family” precious loving Mum to Patricia, Christine and the late Michael, adored Nanna to Matthew, Emma, Daniel, Eleanor, Joanne, Claire and Lucy and treasured Great Nanna and Great Great Nanna, treasured daughter to the late Sam and Nancy, loved sister to Arnold and the late Bernard and Margaret. Beautiful memories to keep safe in our hearts forever. A service to celebrate her life will be held at St. James Church Harpur Hill on Friday 14th June at 1.15pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Our Mum’s wish is for brightly coloured clothing at her service. Flowers may be sent. Donations if desired to The National Deaf Children’s Society. Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • STARKEY. Mavis
  • STARKEY. Mavis

    Peacefully on Thursday 23rd May at Arbour Court Care Home, Marple, Mavis aged 86 years. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Starkey, much loved sister of Audrey & Barbara, a very dear aunt and great-aunt. Mavis will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Funeral Thursday 13th June 2019. Service and cremation will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium at 1.20pm. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium . Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Dementia U.K
    Inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Rd, Buxton SK17 7DN (01298) 77703






    For further details please contact:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Rd, Buxton SK17 7DN (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk

  • TRAVIS Jennifer
  • TRAVIS Jennifer

    At rest on Monday 20th May at home in New Mills in the loving care of her family Jen (retired Nursing Sister at local care homes) devoted wife of Roy, much loved and loving mum of David, Sue, Helen and Anna, a dear mum in law, nana, great nana and beloved sister to Judy and her family. Funeral Wednesday 5th June. Service at Low Leighton Methodist Church, New Mills at 10.30am followed by private cremation. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to Blythe House Hospice. Inquires to :- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703

    All enquiries to:

    Leek, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain Street, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 6JS
    Tel: 01538 399661
    Buxton, Prince of Wales House, 3, Fairfield Road, BUXTON. Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel: 01298 77703


    E-mail: info@davidhsmith.co.uk






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