Current Funerals



  • 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

  • ANDERSON. Jennifer "Jen"
  • ANDERSON. Jennifer "Jen"

    At rest at home on 7th January. Jennifer "Jen" aged 73 years of Buxton. Beloved wife of David, much loved mother of Ian, Jonathan and Matthew, a dear and devoted grandmother, who will be missed by all her family and friends. Funeral service and cremation will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Tuesday 29th January at 11.20am. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent the Alzheimer's Society.
    Further details of the funeral arrangements please contact :-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House,
    3 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

  • BASSETT. Hannah
  • BASSETT. Hannah

    Peacefully on Saturday 5th January at Macclesfield District General Hospital, Nancy aged 89 years of Warslow, dearly loved wife of the late Gerry Bassett, dear aunt of Lesley.
    Funeral service will take place at St Lawrence Church, Warslow on Monday 21st January at 1.00pm followed by interment at Sheen churchyard at 2.00pm. Will family and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Flowers may be sent. Donations to St. Lawrence Church Warslow and to St. Luke's Church, Sheen
    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

  • BESWICK. Joyce
  • BESWICK. Joyce

    At rest on Saturday 5th January at the Pavilion Care Centre Buxton, Joyce aged 85 years.
    Funeral arrangements not yet made.
    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

  • BOWRING. Lynda Monica
  • BOWRING. Lynda Monica

    Suddenly but peacefully after a short illness at Chesterfield Royal Hospital, LYNDA aged 70 years of Matlock (formerly Buxton and Chelmorton)) Devoted wife of David, mother of Peter, mother in law of Liz and a much loved grandmother
    Funeral service and cremation will take place on Thursday 17th January at 9.20am at Macclesfield Crematorium. No flowers please by request.
    Further inquiries to:- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703
    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

  • BROOMHEAD. Deborah Joan "Deb"
  • BROOMHEAD. Deborah Joan "Deb"

    Passed away peacefully at Stepping Hill Hospital on Thursday 10th January, Deb aged 59 years Buxton. Devoted wife of Kevin, much loved mum of Laura, Shaun and Matthew and a dear nanna. Deb will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Further Inquiries to :- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales Funeral Home, Fairfield Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    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

  • BROWN. David
  • BROWN. David

    At peace on Sunday 23rd December at his home, David aged 89 years of Buxton. Loved and loving husband of Pat and a very dear dad. David will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Funeral service and cremation will take place on Wednesday 16th January at Macclesfield Crematorium at 2.40pm. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the crematorium. Family flowers only please, any donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to The Royal British Legion.
    inquiries :- 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

  • CARRINGTON. David Stewart
  • CARRINGTON. David Stewart

    Passed away peacefully at Oaklands Care Home Langwith (Nr Bolsover) on Monday 31st December, David aged 85 years of Peak Forest. Beloved husband of Mary, dearly loved dad of Ann, Sandy and Stuart, fondly remembered by Aneta and Roger, cherished grandad and great grandad.
    Funeral service and committal will take place at Charles King & Martyr Church, Peak Forest on Thursday 31st January at 11.45am followed by private cremation. Family flowers only please, any donations in lieu of flowers will be forwarded to Alzheimer's Research UK.
    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

  • CARTER. Mary.
  • CARTER. Mary.

    At rest on on Sunday 16th December, in hospital, MARY, aged 82 years of Leek and formerly of Moorside Farm, Elkstones. Beloved wife of the late Clifford Reuben Carter, much loved and loving mum of Keith, Diane and Jane, a dear mother in law, granny and great granny who will be sadly missed.
    Funeral service will take place on Tuesday 8th January at St. Lawrence Church, Warslow at 12noon, followed by interment at Elkstones Churchyard
    Flowers may be sent. Any kind donations to Elkstones Church.
    Further inquires please contact:-
    David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. 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

  • CLOWES. Jean Margaret
  • CLOWES. Jean Margaret

    Peacefully on Monday 31st December 2018 at the Royal Stoke University Hospital, Jean Clowes, beloved wife of the late Peter Clowes, dearest mum of Liz, Pat & Jill.
    A small funeral service will take place at our Fountain House Funeral Home, Leek on Wednesday 23rd January at 10.30am followed by interment at Buxton Rd Cemetery, Leek. Family flowers only please, donations if desired may be sent to the Leek Food Bank.
    For further details please contact:-
    David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. 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

  • DALZIEL. Kathleen 'Kathy'
  • DALZIEL. Kathleen 'Kathy'

    Peacefully on Friday 14th December at Tree Tops Court Care Hom, Kathy aged 92 years.
    Beloved wife of the late Richard 'Jock' and dear mum to Michael and mother-in-law to Tracey.
    Kathy will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
    Funeral service and cremation on Thursday 3rd January at Carmountside Crematorium at 3pm.
    No flowers please by request. Donations if desired may be sent to Leek Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.
    For further details of the funeral please contact :- 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

  • DUFFIN. Eric Arthur
  • DUFFIN. Eric Arthur

    Peacefully on Christmas Eve at Ernvale House, Cheddleton, Eric aged 94 years. Dearly loved and loving husband of Barbara, loving dad of Clare and Andrew, a treasured grandad and great grandad. Eric will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Requiem Mass will take place at St Mary's RC Church, Leek on Tuesday 22nd January at 1pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired may be sent to the R.N.L.I and RAFA (Leek Branch).
    For further details please contact :- David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House, 17-21 Fountain St, Leek, Staffs 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

  • GILMAN. John Leonard
  • GILMAN. John Leonard

    Suddenly and unexpectedly at his home on Friday 14th December, John Leonard aged 68 years of Newton Grange, Nr. Ashbourne. Dearly loved and loving husband of Joyce, dear dad to Susan and Alan, step-dad to Kate and Lisa and a treasured grandad.
    John will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Funeral service will take place at St Mary's Church, Tissington on Thursday 17th January at 11.30am followed by interment in the churchyard. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to The Nightingale Macmillan Unit (Royal Derby Hospital) and to The British Heart Foundation.
    Further 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

  • KEELING. Robert Frederick
  • KEELING. Robert Frederick

    Suddenly on Monday 31st December at his home, Robert aged 67 years of Harpur Hill.
    Funeral service will take place on Friday 11th January at St James Church Harpur Hill at 2.00pm followed by interment in the churchyard.
    Family flowers only please.
    Inquiries to:-
    Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales House, Fairfield Road, Buxton. Tel. (01298) 77703
    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

  • MILLWARD. Barbara Hope
  • MILLWARD. Barbara Hope

    At rest on Wednesday 19th December peacefully at Ashcroft Care Home, Chesterfield. Barbara of Cold Springs Farm, Buxton.
    The beloved wife of the late Joe, much loved mother, grandmother and great granny who will be greatly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral Tuesday 15th January. Cremation will precede a Service of Thanksgiving which will take place at Christ Church, Burbage at 11.00am. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church. No flowers please by request.
    Donations if desired to Alzheimers Research UK or the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance.
    Further inquiries, 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

  • NOBLE. Alan Charles
  • NOBLE. Alan Charles

    Sadly and suddenly at his home on Friday 14th December, Alan aged 69 years of Warslow. Loved and loving husband of Judith dear dad to Thomas and Megan. Alan will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Family flowers only please. Any kind donations will be forwarded to Weston Park Cancer Charity.
    Funeral service will take place at St Lawrence's Church, Warslow on Tuesday 15th January at 2pm. Private cremation will be held on Wednesday 16th January. Family flowers only please. Donations may be sent to Weston Park Cancer Charity.
    For further details of the funeral please contact :- 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

  • ROBINSON. Trevor Hugh
  • ROBINSON. Trevor Hugh

    Suddenly at his home on 27th December, Hughie aged 71 years of Buxton. Dearly loved dad of Chloe, Ben and Adam, treasured grandad of Alex.
    Funeral service and cremation will take place on Wednesday 16th January at Macclesfield Crematorium at 3.20pm. Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Crematorium. Family flowers only please. Donations if desired may be sent 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

  • WATERHOUSE (nee Scragg). Jacqueline Susan
  • WATERHOUSE (nee Scragg). Jacqueline Susan

    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Jackie on the 31st December 2018 aged 60 years. The dearly loved daughter of Shirley and the late Len Scragg. Much loved mum of Kelly, Laura and Jodie, precious nanna of Lauren, Ewan, Isaac, Ethan, Henry, William, Bridie, Eden and a great nanna of Jayden. She will be greatly missed by all her family and friends.
    Funeral service will take place on Wednesday 23rd January at St Peter's Church, Fairfield at 2pm followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium. Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired may be sent to the British Heart Foundation.
    Further details of the funeral arrangements 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

  • WOODWARD. Eric
  • WOODWARD. Eric

    At rest on Wednesday 19th December at the Branksome Care Home Buxton, Eric aged 71 years of Buxton. Dearly loved husband of Kathleen. Funeral Monday 7th January. Service at All Saints Church, Bakewell at 11.30am followed by Interment at Bakewell cemetery.
    Will relatives and friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the Church.
    Further Inquiries to :- Mellor & Smith Funeral Directors, Prince of Wales Funeral Home, Fairfield Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 7DN
    Tel.(01298) 77703 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

  • YATES. Frank Alfred.
  • YATES. Frank Alfred.

    At rest on Friday 14th December at The Royal Derby Hospital, with his family at his side, FRANK, aged 96 years of Gateham Farm, Alstonefield, nr. Ashbourne. Devoted husband of the late Margaret, dearly loved dad of Heather, Carol and the late Sandra, treasured father in law, grandad and great grandad who will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
    Service and interment will take place at St Peter's Church, Alstonefield on Thursday 3rd January 2019 at 11.00am.
    Will friends wishing to attend kindly meet at the church.
    Family flowers only please. Donations if desired to Wetton & Alstonefield Community First Responders and Midlands Air Ambulance. For further details please contact:-
    David H. Smith Funeral Directors, Fountain House Funeral Home, 17/21 Fountain St., Leek. 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

  • YOUNG. Jacqueline
  • YOUNG. Jacqueline

    At rest on Monday 14th January at the Cavendish Hospital Buxton, Jaqui aged 88 years. Much loved mum of Graham, Dawn and Dorinda.
    Funeral arrangements yet to be made.
    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






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