Thornbury Baptist Church Memorial Inscriptions

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In Memory of REGINALD WILLIAMS, Fell in France Sept. 1st 1918 aged 19.
Also ARTHUR MATTHEWS, died in Mesopotamia Jany. 13th 1917 aged 26.
Also HAROLD ERNEST LANFEAR, Missing in France Octr. 4th 1917 aged 20.

We have collected some information about these three soldiers.

Click here to read more about Reginald Williams
Click here to read more about Arthur Matthews
Click here to read about Harold Lanfear



In loving memory of GEORGE HERBERT L BOYT who passed away February 9th 1922 aged 41 years.
Also his beloved wife CAROLINE DORA BOYT who passed away February 28th 1935 aged 49 years.
Peace, Perfect Peace.
Church Yard In loving memory of WILLIAM BROWN who died March 5th 1918 aged 71 years.
Thy will be done
Also EMMA his beloved wife who fell asleep April 17th 1926 aged 77 years.
At Rest
Church Yard In loving memory of ELI BRUTON of Oldbury upon Severn aged 84 and of his wife MARIAN aged 87.
Interred side by side Feb ??? 1963
Church Yard JAMES ELEY 1803
Church Yard MARY ELEY died November 25th 1838 aged 66 years
THOMAS ELEY died December 7th 1839 aged 70 years
SARAH ELEY died 18th May 1872 aged 94 years
Church Yard In affectionate remembrance of EDITH KATE the beloved wife of ALFRED HINDER of Morton who passed peacefully away January 25th 1933 aged 51 years.
To a beautiful life came a sudden end
She died as she lived everyone’s friend
Forever with the Lord
Also of ALFRED beloved husband of ELSIE HINDER who died September 10th 1959 aged 76 years.
Church Yard MARY ANN beloved wife of HENRY LIDDIATT who was suddenly called August 29th 1893 aged 30 years.  She hath done what she could……….
Church Yard ADA beloved wife of HENRY J. NATION and daughter of WILLIAM and EMMA BROWN who entered into rest October 21st 1919 aged 41 years.
Safe Safe upon the Ever-shining Shore
Suffering And Death And Sorrow all are Over
Happy Now And Ever More
Washes In the Blood of The Lamb
Church Yard WILLIAM PHELPS who died July 23rd 1874 aged 62 years also SOPHIA his wife who died February 21st 1880 aged 69 years.
Thy Will Be Done.
Church Yard ELIZABETH the Wife of CHRISTOPHER POWELL who died 25th January 1793 aged 73 years……………  
Church Yard Erected to our beloved Pastor W.W. REED who departed this life September 3rd 1905 aged 39 years.
‘I cannot tell; God knoweth’
Church Yard  HANNAH beloved wife of WILLIAM STINCHCOMBE who departed this life September 30th 1907 aged 73.
She is gone but not forgotten
Never will her memory fade
Loving thoughts will always linger
Around the spot where she is laid
Also in loving memory of WILLIAM POPE STINCHCOMBE who died March 15th 1926 aged 87
Peace Perfect Peace
Church Yard In Loving Memory of our Dear Mother MARY WILES who died July 20th 1900 in her 72nd year.
Gathered home.
Church Yard In loving memory of CHARLES WILLIAMS who died January 31st 1888 aged 71 years. Also MARY his wife who died November 23rd 1894 aged 74 years
Church Yard In loving memory of MARK WILLIAMS who died 6th September 1910 aged 69 years.
Thy will be done
In loving memory of EMMA his beloved wife who died 25th November 1916 aged 73 years
Jesus loves me
Also EDWIN WILLIAMS son of the above who died December 9th 1920 aged 49 years.
Church Yard THOMAS WORKMAN of Sibland who died February 27th 1902 aged 50 years.
Jesus, lover of my soul
Let me to thy bosom fly
While the nearer waters roll
While the tempest still is high
Hide me, O my Saviour, hide
Till the storm of life is past
Safe into the haven guide
O receive my soul at last
Also ELIZABETH MARY widow of the above who passed away August 24th 1927 aged 75 years
At Rest.