BLACKBURN. On 29th June 2007, suddenly but peacefully in hospital & of Little Bollington, WILLIAM (BILL) BLACKBURN, aged 87 years, the dear husband of the late Edith, much loved father of James, Anne & the late William & a beloved father in law, grandad & great grandad, also dear brother of Betty & Joe. Funeral Service at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Little Bollington, on Monday 9th July at 12 noon followed by interment in the churchyard. family flowers only please, donations if wished for Macmillan Nurses & Cancer Research UK. Donations and enquiries to Dodgson's Funeral Service, 25 Manchester Road, Knutsford, WA16 0LY. Tel 01565 634251.