Deaths

FRASER - (Poyntzfield). At The Highland Hospice, on Sunday, 24th August, 2014, James Sinclair Fraser, aged 67 years, of Poyntzfield Mains, treasured friend and dearly loved husband of Cordelia, much loved dad of Antonia, Alistair and Hunter, dearest father-in-law of John and Victoria, a cherished papa to Hunter, Caitlin, Drew, Savannah and Alexa, also a dear brother and son-in-law. A memorial service will take place in The West Church, Cromarty, tomorrow (Saturday), 30th August, 2014, commencing at 12.30pm. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for The Highland Hospice and Fortrose Medical Practice. Enquiries to John Munro Funeral Director, Fortrose. Tel. 01381 621425.
MACKENZIE - (Geanies, by Tain). Peacefully, in his home, on Monday, 25th August, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, Roderick William MacAngus MacKenzie, Geanies House, by Tain, beloved husband of Flora, dearly loved dad of Marina, Anne-Wilma, Jane and Willie, dear father-in-law of Roddy, Andrew, Nick and Kate, devoted papa of Colin, Alasdair, Keziah, Naomi and Lorna, a loving brother, brother-in-law, uncle and a much respected friend and colleague to many. "I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith" - 2nd Timothy, chapter 4 verse 7. Funeral service will be held in Tain Parish Church, tomorrow (Saturday), 30th August, 2014, at 10.30am; thereafter to Balintore New Cemetery. All friends respectfully invited. No flowers please, but donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for the Marie Curie Nurses and Blythswood Care or sent to Alasdair Rhind, Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
FURLONG - 8th May, 1939 - 25th August, 2014. Michael Collins Furlong, passed away peacefully, at home, after a brief illness, comforted by his loving wife, Rosalie and his devoted family. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral at Woodside Crematorium, Paisley, today (Friday), 29th August, 2014, at 3pm. In lieu of flowers, Mike wished for donations to be given to RNLI. The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the medical team who did so much to care for Mike with respect and compassion. "It's a warm wind, the west wind, full of birds' cries, I never hear the west wind but tears are in my eyes" Masefield.
COWIE - (Tain). Peacefully, in his sister's home, 16 Benview Road, Tain, on Tuesday, 26th August, 2014, following an illness borne with great dignity, David 'Davy' Cowie, 18 Craighill Terrace, Tain, much loved dad of Laura, Ryan and Paul, dear father-in-law of Paul and Sarah, dearly loved brother of Jane Anne, Helen and Morag and loved by all the extended family and friends. Following a private cremation service, a service of thanksgiving will be held in Tain Parish Church, on Wednesday, 3rd September, 2014, at 1pm; thereafter to St Duthus New Cemetery. Family flowers only please, but donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for the Marie Curie Nurses and the Macmillan Nurses or sent to Alasdair Rhind, Funeral Directors, Sutherland House, Bank Street, Tain.
CAMERON - (Dingwall). Peacefully, in his sleep, on Wednesday, 27th August, 2014, Archie Cameron, beloved husband of Peggy, adored dad, grandad and great-grandad. Funeral service at Inverness Crematorium, on Wednesday, 3rd September, 2014, at 12.30pm. All friends respectfully invited. Family flowers only. Donations, if so desired, may be given at the service for the British Legion. Arrangements by D. Gunn, Blackwells Street, Dingwall.