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Peacefully at Royal Berkshire Hospital on Friday, 2nd February 2024, aged 90 years, Vera, formerly of Bancyfelin, passed away after a short illness. Loving mother to daughters Chris and Samantha. An amazing friend who will be much missed and forever remembered. Public Service on Monday, 26th February 2024, at Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen at 11am, followed by burial at Bargoed Natural Burial Ground, Saron, Llandysul. Family flowers only. Donations in memory of Vera, if so desired, to: “Welsh Air Ambulance” ( or “Royal Berkshire Hospital” (

Nesta Maureen DAVIES

Yn dawel nos Wener Chwefror 9fed 2024 bu farw Nesta, 18 Plas y Milwr, Caerfyrddin, gynt o Aberteifi. Priod arbennig Ieuan, mam gariadus Nigel a'i bartner Kirstin, chwaer hoffus Islwyn, Gareth, Wyn a'r ddiweddar Mary. Llysfamgu Elin, Jac a Mali, chwaer yng nghyfraith boblogaidd a ffrind i bawb. Gwasanaeth preifat yn Antioch, Crymych ddydd Mercher Chwefror 21ain. Blodau'r teulu yn unig. Cyfraniadau, os dymunir, i 'Cardigan Cancer Care' trwy law'r trefnwr angladdau, Delme James, Pencaer, Bryn Iwan, Cynwyl Elfed, Caerfyrddin SA33 6TE Ffôn:01994 484540. Peacefully on Friday, 9th February 2024, Nesta, 18 Plas y Milwr, Carmarthen, formerly of Cardigan. Beloved and special wife to Ieuan, loving mother to Nigel and his partner Kirstin, fond sister to Islwyn, Gareth, Wyn and the late Mary. Stepgrandmother of Elin, Jac and Mali, a popular sister-in-law and a friend to many. Private funeral at Antioch, Crymych on Wednesday 21st February. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, to 'Cardigan Cancer Care' c/o the funeral director, Delme James, Pencaer, Bryn Iwan, Cynwyl Elfed, Carmarthen SA33 6TE.Tel: 07974 313719


Peacefully on Thursday February 15th at Glangwili Hospital, Alex of Maes Elen Carmarthen and (formerly of Suzal Bronwydd) Beloved husband of Suzanne, devoted father of Scott and Lucy, cherished ga, respected father-in-law and a dear brother. Alex will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Funeral service on Monday 26th February at Parc Gwyn Crematorium Narberth at 4-00pm Family flowers only please but if desired donations in lieu to Alzheimer's Society c/o Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director, Royal Oak Chapel of Rest Old St Clears Road, Johnstown Carmarthen SA31 3JF, Tel 01267 243787

Davies (Gwyn) GWYNEIRA

Davies (Gwyn) Gwyneira

Yn dawel yng Nghartref Brynderwen, ar nos Sul, 18fed Chwefror yn 95 mlwydd oed, hunodd Gwyn, gynt o 37 Brynmeurig, Tregynwr. Priod ffyddlon y diweddar Jack, mam gariadus Michael, mam-gu arbennig Rachel a Richard, mam-yng-nghyfraith Janette, chwaer annwyl Myrtle a’r ddiweddar Beryl. Gwasanaeth Cyhoeddus yn Eglwys Llangynnwr ddydd Sadwrn, 24ain Chwefror 2024 am 11.00yb. Dim blodau. Rhoddion er cof tuag at: “Ambiwlans Awyr Cymru” trwy law Glanmor Evans a’i Fab, Trefnwyr Angladdau, Caerfyrddin. *** Peacefully at Brynderwen Care Home, on Sunday, 18th February aged 95 years, Gwyn, formerly of 37 Brynmeurig, Tregynwr. Beloved wife of the late Jack, loving mother of Michael, cherished grandmother of Rachel and Richard, mother-in-law of Janette, dear sister of Myrtle and the late Beryl. Public Funeral Service at Llangunnor Church on Saturday, 24th February 2024 at 11.00 am. No flowers. Donations in memory towards: “Wales Air Ambulance” received by Glanmor Evans and Son, Funeral Directors, Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen SA31 2PG 01267 237100


Martyn Harries

Peacefully on Thursday February 8th in the loving tender care of his family, Martyn of Reservoir Road Carmarthen (formerly of Priory Street) Martyn beloved husband of Iona, devoted father of Sian and Robert, cherished grandfather of Charlie, respected father in law of Rhod. Martyn will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Public funeral service on Saturday February 24th at St Peter's Church Carmarthen at 11-00am, followed by a Private Cremation. Family flowers only please, but if desired donations in lieu to Chemotherapy Unit cheques only please, made payable to League of Friends Glangwili Hospital c/o Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director, Royal Oak Chapel of Rest, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown, Carmarthen, SA31 3JF. Tel 01267 243787.

Stuart Cyril (Sumo) MORRIS

Stuart Cyril (Sumo) Morris

(Sumo) On 9th February 2024 after a long illness, courageously fought, Stuart peacefully passed away surrounded by his family. Son of the late Myles & Gwenda, cherished husband of Sandra, devoted dad and step dad to Nia, Lowri, Charlotte & Sion, proud Grampa to Freddie, Finley & Poppy. Father in law to Tony, Tom and Michael. A much loved brother to Stephen & Nicola, Simon & Eirith. Adored nephew of Anne & Bill. Respected son in law to Dewi & Joan & Eirwen. Fond uncle to Stephanie & James, Gwenan & Beca, Caitlin & Kynan, Marley & Megan. Esteemed brother in law to Richard & Louise, Robert & Helen. Not forgetting Ollie the dog who Stu loved so very much. A public funeral service will be held at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth on Tuesday 27th February at 1:00pm. Family flowers only please, donations in lieu, if so desired, may be made for Skanda Vale Hospice via or c/o Peter Evans Funeral Directors, Rosewood, Plashett, Laugharne, Carmarthen, SA33 4TT. Tel: 01994 427 261.

John Morlais RICHARDS

Suddenly on Thursday 8th February at his home in Cwmffrwd, Morlais. Beloved husband of the late Anita and his late partner Beryl, devoted father of Carolyn, Wendy and Judith, respected father in law of Nigel, Lawrence and Simon, cherished grandfather and great grandfather, also a dear brother of Iorwerth and Dianne. Morlais will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Following the funeral a memorial service will be held at St Anne's Church Cwmffrwd on Wednesday 28th February at 2-30pm. Donations in lieu of flowers may be given cheques only please made payable to St David's Medical Foundation c/o Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director, Royal Oak Chapel of Rest, Old St Clears Road Johnstown Carmarthen SA31 3JF tel 01267 243787.

Catherine Ann (Katie) THOMAS

(Katie) Yn dawel yn Cartref Gofal Scarlet House ar dydd iau 15fed Chwefror 2024 yn 95 mlwydd oed hunodd Katie, Ebley, Stroud, gynt o Parc-y-Gof, Peniel, Caerfyrddin. Chwaer annwyl i'r diweddar Tom, Vernon, Mary a Harry. Chwaer-yng-nghyfraith parchus i Glenys. Modryb cariadus i Rhiannon, John, Sian, Sulwyn, Martin, David, Meleri, Kevin, Gethin a'i teuluoedd. Angladd gyhoeddus ar dydd Llun 4ydd Mawrth 2024 yn Amlosgfa Caerloyw (GL4 4PA) am 12.30 or golch. Rhoddion er cof tuag at Cavell Nurses Trust

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