Deaths around the local community

Betty Black

The death took place peacefully at her home on April 5 of Anne Elizabeth (Betty) Black (nee Charlton) of Hillside, Lurgan.

She was the wife of George Victor Black and mother of Victoria and Eleanor.

Her funeral service was in Hill Street Presbyterian Church on Wednesday followed by interment at Lurgan Cemetery.

Jim Nesbitt

On April 4, Jim Nesbitt of Banbridge Road, Lurgan, died suddenly in hospital.

He was the husband of the late Hazel and father of Kathy and the late Richard.

His funeral was from his home on Monday followed by interment at Lurgan Cemetery.

Jocelyn Thompson

The death took place on April 6, peacefully at hospital, of Jocelyn Thompson (nee Jenkinson), late of Mourne Road, Lurgan.

She was the mother of Michele, Nigel and Fiona.

Her funeral was on Tuesday from her son Nigel’s home to Lurgan Cemetery.

Elizabeth Stevenson

The death took place on April 3, peacefully in London, of Elizabeth Lee Stevenson (nee Lavery), formerly of Lurgan.

She was the wife of Steve, mother to Maeve and Pierse, daughter of the late Albert and Maeve Lavery and sister of Gary, Ronan, Anne, Albert, Eric and the late Eamon, Roger and Brinsley.

Kathleen Lyons

The death took place on April 5, peacefully at Craigavon Area Hospital, of Kathleen Lyons (nee Mussen) of Riverglade Manor, Lurgan.

She was the wife of the late Leo, mother of Siobhan, Raymond and Kieran and grandmother of Christopher, Shane, Stephen, Shannen and the late Leona and sister of Theresa and the late Rosemary and John.

Her funeral was on Monday to St Paul’s Church followed by interment at St Colman’s Cemetery.