Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
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Ryde Cemetery

Mrs Emma Jane Ford

Title: Mrs
Forenames: Emma Jane
Surnames: Ford
Date of Death: 03/07/1918
Burial Date: 05/07/1918
Age at Death Years: 64
Grave Type: Marked
Map Reference Number: RSHG 022 A3
Plot Number: Ryde Old Cemetery Section I Plot 1485ax
Grave Description: Lead lettering, high kerbstone surround, slanted base tablet. Marble central flower urn, cement top with white gravel chip covering.

Grave Condition Description: South kerb has some lead letters missing

Other Information: Added burial date, source: Bereavement Services records

Old Website Grave ID: 5082

Inscription:

Slanted base tablet
IN MEMORY OF
GLADYS ESTHER REED
A MUCH LOVED WIFE AND MOTHER
DIED MAY 29TH 1969
"REST IN PEACE"

ALSO WILFRED LAWRENCE REED
DIED JULY 30TH 1978
AGED 87 YEARS

North kerb
ALSO TOM THE BELOVED HUSBAND OF EMMA FORD DIED NOV. 22ND AGED 65 YEARS

Outside of top kerbstone
"HE GIVETH HIS BELOVED SLEEP TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND ..?"

South kerb
MEMORY OF OUR BELOVED MOTHER EMMA, THE DEARLY LOVED WIFE OF TOM FORD WHO DIED JULY 3RD 1918 AGED 64 YEARS

Photographs:

Janette Gregson
Reed & Ford (April 2008)
Photographer: Janette Gregson
Janette Gregson
Reed & Ford (April 2008)
Photographer: Janette Gregson

Related Documents:

PDF file: Census; Death; Obituary; Funeral.
''Entry from the 1891 census, and the death notice, Obituary and funeral report from the IW Times and IW Observer.''

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