The death occurred on Saturday of Mrs Elsie Welch, wife of Mr John Welch of 6 Synehurst, Badsey. Deceased, who was only 45 years of age, was the daughter of the late Mr & Mrs J Bennett of Evesham. Of a quiet and unassuming disposition, she was liked by all. She leaves a husband, two daughters and six sons.
The funeral took place at Badsey on Wednesday, the Vicar (Canon W C Allsebrook) officiating. The mourners were: Mr John Welch (widower), Messrs John and Henry Welch (sons), the Misses Elsie and Lilian Welch (daughters), Masters Reggie Welch and Lewis Welch (sons), Mrs J W Welch (daughter-in-law), Messrs Harry, John, Horace and Albert Bennett (brothers) and Mrs Rose Clarke and Mrs Beatrice Cook (sisters). The bearers were Messrs G Crane, A Ankers, P Hall, W D Sparrow, G Knight and J Perkins.