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Death notices

Margaret Sheila (Sheila) CARPENTER

(Sheila) Peacefully on Tuesday 5th March 2024 in the loving care of Glan Morfa Residential Home, Kidwelly with her devoted family by her side, Sheila aged 91 years of Colby Road, Burry Port sadly passed away. The beloved wife of the late David, dearly loved and adored mother of Helen, cherished gran of Lauren and Emily, a much loved aunt. Sadly missed by all her family and friends. Funeral on Tuesday 26th March 2024, public service at Tabernacle Chapel of Rest, Burry Port at 12 noon followed by interment at Burry Port Public Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but donations in Sheila's memory if desired to Ty Golau c/o Funeral Director Ian M Smith of Autumn Leaf Independent Family Funeral Directors, The Old Vestry, Tabernacle, Seaview Terrace, Burry Port, Carms, SA16 0EN. Tel 01554 835933/892925.


(AMENDED NOTICE) Hunodd yn dawel yng Nghartref Gofal Castell Tywi ar ddydd Mawrth, 27ain Chwefror 2024 yn 100 oed. Priod annwyl y diweddar Les a mam gariadus Gaynor. Angladd Breifat. Blodau'r teulu yn unig. *** Passed away peacefully at Towy Castle Care Home on Tuesday, 27th February 2024 aged 100 years. Beloved wife of the late Les and much loved mother of Gaynor. Private Funeral Service. Family flowers only. Further enquiries: Glanmor Evans and Son Funeral Directors Carmarthen 01267 237100.

Glyndwr Brian (Formerly of Fisher & Ludlow) DAVIES (Brian)

(Brian) (Formerly of Fisher & Ludlow) Peacefully on Thursday 7th March 2024 at Y Bwthyn Residential Care Home, Brian formerly of Coedcae Road, Llanelli. Beloved husband of the late Elaine, cherished brother of Gwyneth, much respected brother in law of Ernie and a dear uncle. Brian will be dearly missed by all his family and friends. Funeral Wednesday 20th March 2024, friends please meet for service at The Chapel of Rest of Arthur Cambrey 12.00 noon followed by interment at Llanelli District Cemetery 12.45 p.m. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired in Brian's memory for Dementia UK may be sent directly to Dementia UK, 7th Floor One Aldgate, London, EC3N 1RE. Further enquiries to: Arthur Cambrey Funeral Directors, Alban Road, Llanelli, SA15 1ES Tel: 01554 772829.

Keith DAVIES (Ianto)

(Ianto) Peacefully on Monday 4th March at Glangwili Hospital, Keith beloved husband of Pam, devoted father of Tina, Kelly and Samantha, cherished grandfather, also a dear brother and brother in law. Keith will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Strictly private funeral service. All inquiries to Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director Tel 01267 243787.

William Pugh HINDS

Peacefully at his home on Thursday, 29th February 2024 aged 95, Pugh formerly of Tyllwyd, Abergwili. Beloved husband of Margaret, devoted father and father-in-law of Wyn and Jacqueline, Carolyn and Steve and much loved 'dadcu' of Tomos. Private funeral according to his wishes. Donations, if so desired, to: "Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution" (RABI) received by Glanmor Evans and Son, Funeral Directors, Login Chapel of Rest, Llangunnor Road, Carmarthen SA31 2PG 01267 237100.

Catherine Edwina JONES

Yn dawel yn ei chartref yng nghwmni ei theulu ar ddydd Sadwrn, 2il o Fawrth 2024 hunodd Edwina, Henllys, Dan y Dderwen, Rhydargaeau yn 93 mlwydd oed. Priod hoff a ffyddlon y diweddar Wynford, mam annwyl iawn a chariadus Bethan, mam-yng-nghyfraith barchus David, mam-gu gofalgar Sara, Mari a'i gŵr Sam, a Sophie, 'Mama' balch Max a Bonnie. Mae'n golled enfawr i'w theulu a'u ffrindiau. Angladd Gyhoeddus ddydd Sadwrn, 16eg Mawrth 2024 yn Amlosgfa Parc Gwyn, Arberth am 11.30yb. Blodau'r teulu yn unig. Rhoddion er cof, os dymunir, tuag at: "British Heart Foundation Cymru" trwy law Glanmor Evans a'i Fab, Trefnwyr Angladdau, Capel Gorffwys Login, Heol Llangynnwr, Caerfyrddin SA31 2PG 01267 237100

Gladys Doreen JONES

Peacefully on Sunday 3rd March 2024 at The Haven Llanelli. Doreen aged 94 years formerly of Penyfon Street. Beloved wife of the late John. Loving mother of the late Peter. Respected mother-in-law of Pauline. Devoted grandmother to Teiron and Natasha. Cherished great grandmother to Zak, Brooke and Riley. Doreen will be sadly missed by all her family and friends who knew and loved her. Funeral Service at Llanelli Crematorium on Monday March 18th at 10am. Family flowers only but donations if so desired to be sent directly to Ty Bryngwyn Hospice Llanelli. Thomas Morgan Funeralcare 72 Andrew Street Llanelli SA15 3YP.

Terrence (Terry) MURPHY

(Terry ) Peacefully on Monday 26th February after a short illness, Terry of St John's Court, Carmarthen. Devoted father of Steven and Lisa, cherished grandfather of Jasmine, respected father in law of Gail. Terry will be sadly missed by all his family and many friends. Public funeral service on Thursday 14th March at Christ Church, Lammas Street, Carmarthen at 12.00 noon, followed by Cremation at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Narberth at 1.45pm. Family flowers only please, but if desired, donations in lieu to Royal Air Forces Association c/o Peris Rice Carmarthen Funeral Director, Royal Oak Chapel of Rest, Old St Clears Road, Johnstown, Carmarthen SA31 3JF. Tel 01267 243787.

Elaine Ann PELHAM

Peacefully at Glangwili Hospital, Carmarthen on Tuesday 27th February 2024 Elaine of Newcastle Emlyn passed away aged 63 years; treasured mother of Laura, Emma, Hannah and Rona. Much loved mamgu, daughter, sister, relative and friend who will be sadly missed by all who cherished her. Public Funeral Service at The Holy Trinity Church, Newcastle Emlyn on Wednesday 13th March 2024 at 2.30p.m. followed by a Strictly Private Interment Service at Gelli Cemetery, Newcastle Emlyn. Family floral tribute only but if desired donations may be given in memory towards ‘ITU Unit Glangwili Hospital’ c/o the Funeral Director, Maldwyn Lewis, Afallon, Penrhiw-pal, Llandysul, Ceredigion, SA44 5QH Tel (01239) 851005

David Wyvern THOMAS (of Hendy and Havard Road, Llanelli)

(of Hendy and Havard Road, Llanelli) Sadly on Thursday 29th February, Wyvern passed away peacefully at Glangwili Hospital. Beloved husband of the late Lynda, dearly loved dad of Neil and Mark, dear father-in-law of Helen, cherished dadcu of Mia. Funeral Tuesday 19th March, service to be held at Llanelli Crematorium at 4.00 p.m. No flowers please, donations in lieu to 'Prostate Cymru' 12 Drake Walk, Cardiff CF10 4AN. Or donate via their website; For further details please contact, Silcox Family Funeral Directors, 83 New Road, Llanelli SA15 3DS. Tel. 01554 773120.


Daniel POWELL (Gelli Aur)

(Gelli Aur) Dymuna Marjorie ar teulu ddiolch i berthnasau, ffrindiau a chymdogion am bob arwydd o gydymdeimlad a charedigrwydd a ddangoswyd iddynt yn ystod eu profedigaeth. Diolch am yr holl gardiau, blodau, a rhoddion hael o £1,000 a dderbyniwyd er cof am Daniel tuag at 'Llandeilo Medical Group'. Diolch hefyd i'r Parchedig Huw George am gymryd yr angladd, Mr Gwyn Nicholas, Flower Blaze, Cegin Fach Y Wlad ac i Glanmor Evans a'i Fab am drefniadau'r angladd.