Haynes, Nescilian Elsie
Funeral report for the late Nescilian Haynes The funeral was held recently (16th February) for the late Nescilian Elsie Haynes of Castle, who died on 6th February 2010. Nescilian, or Nessie as she was known, was born in Northwich. One of seven children of Jabez and Nescilian Sharps, she was brought up in Queen Street Northwich and attended Dane Bridge School. Nessie married John Ernest Haynes on 17th June 1950 at Holy Trinity Church, Castle. They settled in Chester Road, before moving to Lower Darwin Street, sadly Nessie was widowed in April 1996. Nessie was employed by F. W. Woolworths and worked on the haberdashery counter; she later went to work at Alcock’s Dairy, Castle. Her interests included gardening, knitting, swimming and supporting Northwich R.U.F.C. She is survived by her daughter Judy, son-in-law Derek and grandson Ivor. The funeral service and committal were held at Altrincham Crematorium, conducted by Revd Carol Seddon. Family flowers were received and donations for Cancer Research UK. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Northwich.