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Inscriptions

() - Number of letters

 

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

A DEAR WIFE AND MOTHER

NAME

WHO FELL ASLEEP 2ND MARCH 1985 AGED 81 YEARS

IS0 (73)

WHO ENTERED INTO REST

IS1 (18)

WHO FELL ASLEEP

IS2 (13)

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

IS3 (16)

IN REMEMBERANCE OF

IS4 (16)

TO THE DEAR MEMORY OF

IS5 (17)

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF

IS6 (19)

IN AFFECTIONATE MEMORY OF

IS7(22)

AT REST

IS8 (6)

REUNITED

IS9 (8)

REST IN PEACE

IS10 (11)

WHO DIED

IS11 (7)

SADLY MISSED

IS12 (11)

IN GOD'S KEEPING

IS13 (14)

CHERISHED MEMORIES

OF

OUR BELOVED FATHER

NAME

1921-1996

IS14 (48)

WHO PASSED AWAY

IS15 (13)

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

IS16 (19)

Verses

() - Number of letters

 

LOVE'S LAST GIFT REMEMBRANCE

V1 (24)

TOO DEARLY LOVED TO BE FORGOTTEN

V2 (27)

GONE FROM US BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

V3 (25)

RESTING IN THE LORD

V4 (16)

FOREVER IN OUR THOUGHTS

V5 (20)

THE LORD IS MY SHEPHERD I SHALL NOT WANT

V6 (32)

PEACE PERFECT PLACE

V7 (17)

GRANT HIM THY ETERNAL REST

V8 (22)

REST AFTER WEARINESS

V9 (18)

THY WILL BE DONE

V10 (13)

REMEMBERED WITH A SMILE

V11 (20)

HE LIVES FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS

V12 (25)

LOVED AND MISSED BY

ALL THE FAMILY

V13 (28)

THE FLAME OF YOUR LOVE

LIVES WITH ME FOREVER

V14 (36)

HIS LIFE A BEAUTIFUL MEMORY

HIS ABSENCE A SILENT GRIEF

V15 (45)

TO LIVE IN THE HEARTS OF THOSE WE LOVE

IS NOT TO DIE

V16 (40)

ON EARTH ONE GENTLE SOUL THE LESS

IN HEAVEN ONE ANGEL MORE

V17 (47)

FATHER IN THY GRACIOUS KEEPING

LEAVE WE NOW OUR LOVED ONE SLEEPING

V18 (55)

ALWAYS IN OUR THOUGHTS

FOREVER IN OUR HEARTS

V19 (37)

GOD HAS YOU IN HIS KEEPING

WE HAVE YOU IN OUR HEARTS

V20 (41)

IF TEARS COULD BUILD A STAIRWAY

AND MEMORIES CREATE A LANE

WE WOULD WALK RIGHT UP TO HEAVEN

AND BRING YOU HOME AGAIN

V21 (93)

MEMORY IS A GOLDEN CHAIN

THAT BINDS US

TILL WE MEET AGAIN

V22 (46)

ALL THROUGH YOUR SUFFERING GREAT

PATIENCE YOU BORE TILL GOD

CALLED YOU HOME TO SUFFER NO MORE

V23 (77)

WE MISS HIS SMILE, HIS CHEERY WAY

WE MISS THE THINGS HE USED TO SAY

AND WHEN OLD TIMES WE OFT RECALL,

IT'S THEN WE MISS HIM MOST OF ALL

V24 (103)

WE CANNOT BRING THE OLD DAYS BACK,

HER HAND WE CANNOT TOUCH,

BUT WE HAVE SUCH LOVELY MEMORIES,

OF THE ONE WE LOVED SO MUCH

V25 (95)

HE WAS A FATHER SO VERY RARE,

CONTENT IN HOME AND ALWAYS THERE,

UNSELFISH WAYS AND A HEART OF GOLD,

NO FINER FATHER THIS WORLD COULD HOLD

V26 (108)

SHE GAVE US LOVE IN FULLEST MEASURE

CARE, DEVOTION , MEMORIES TO TREASURE

IN OUR HEARTS SHE WILL ALWAYS LIVE,

THE DEAREST MOTHER A GOD COULD GIVE

GOD SEES WHEN THE FOOTSTEPS FALTER,

WHEN THE PATHWAY HAS GROWN TOO STEEP,

SO HE TOUCHES THE DROOPING EYELIDS,

AND GIVETH HIS LOVED ONE SLEEP

V27 (116)

GOD SEES WHEN THE FOOTSTEPS FALTER,

WHEN THE PATHWAY HAS GROWN TOO STEEP,

SO HE TOUCHES THE DROOPING EYELIDES,

AND GIVETH HIS LOVED ONE SLEEP

V28 (113)

LOVING AND KIND IN ALL HIS WAYS,

UPRIGHT AND JUST TO THE END OF HIS DAYS,

SINCERE AND TRUE IN HEART AND MIND,

A BEAUTIFUL MEMORY LEFT BEHIND

V29 (110)

GONE ARE THE DAYS WE USED TO SHARE,

BUT IN OUR HEARTS YOU'RE ALWAYS THERE

V30 (57)

IT BROKE OUR HEARTS TO LOSE YOU,

BUT YOU DID NOT GO ALONE,

FOR A PART OF US WENT WITH YOU,

THE DAY GOD CALLED YOU HOME

V31 (88)

MY HEART ACHES WITH SADNESS,

TEARS THEY OFTEN FLOW

WHAT IT MEANS TO LOSE YOU,

NO ONE WILL EVER KNOW

EVER FAITHFUL, KIND AND TRUE,

SELFISHNESS YOU NEVER KNEW

WHATEVER ELSE I FAIL TO DO,

I SHALL ALWAYS LOVE AND REMEMBER YOU

V32 (175)

MEMORIES OF YOU ARE OURS TO TEASURE,

AND YOU WILL LIVE IN OUR HEARTS FOREVER,

IN HEAVEN YOU WILL REST, NO WORRY, NO PAIN,

GOD BLESS YOU TILL WE MEET AGAIN

V33 (116)

SILENT THOUGHTS OF TIMES TOGETHER,

HOLD MEMORIES WHICH WILL LAST FOREVER

V34 (61)

WORDS ARE FEW, FEELING DEEP,

MEMORIES OF YOU ARE OURS TO KEEP

V35 (49)

AS TIME GOES BY WITHOUT YOU,

AND MONTHS TURN INTO YEARS,

THEY HOLD A MILLOIN MEMORIES,

AND COUNTLESS UNSEEN TEARS

V36 (91)

WE OFTEN SIT AND THINK OF YOU,

AND FOREVER SPEAK YOUR NAME,

BUT ALL WE HAVE ARE MEMORIES,

AND YOUR PHOTO IN A FRAME

V37 (89)

TIME CANNOT HEAL THE HEARTACHE,

OR STOP THE FALLING TEARS,

OR TAKE AWAY THE MEMORIES,

OF THE ONE WE LOVED SO DEAR

V38 (89)

FOR US LIFE WAS A MELODY,

A LONG AND LOVELY SONG,

FOR US THE SONG HAS ENDED,

BUT THE MEMORY LINGERS ON

V39 (79)

THE YEARS WE SPENT TOGETHER,

THE HAPPY DAYS WE KNEW,

AND LIVED AGAIN SO OFTEN,

WITH MEMORIES OF YOU

V40 (78)

I AM THE SUNLIGHT ON RIPENED GRAIN,

I AM THE GENTLE AUTUMNAL RAIN,

WHEN YOU WAKEN IN THE MORNING HUSH,

I AM THE SOFT UPLIFTING RUSH,

OF QUIET BIRDS IN CIRCLED FLIGHT,

I AM THE SOFT STARS THAT SHINE AT NIGHT

DO NOT STAND AT MY GRAVE AND CRY,

I AM NOT HERE I DID NOT DIE

V41 (206)

GOD TAKES OUR LOVED ONES FROM OUR HOMES,

BUT NEVER FROM OUR HEARTS

V42 (53)

GONE FROM OUR SIGHT, BUT NEVER FROM OUR MEMORIES,

GONE FROM OUR TOUCH, BUT NEVER OUR HEARTS

V43 (68)

TO THE WORLD YOU WERE BUT ONE,

TO US YOU WERE ALL THE WORLD

V44 (45)

GOODNIGHT, GOD BLESS

V45 (17)

GOD CALLED YOU NAME SO SOFTLY,

THAT ONLY YOU COULD HEAR,

AND NO ONE HEARD THE FOOTSTEPS,

OF ANGELS DRAWING NEAR

V46 (89)

YESTERDAY I LOVED YOU,

TODAY I LOVE YOU MORE,

TOMORROW I WILL LOVE YOU MORE,

STILL MORE DEARLY THAN BEFORE

V47 (84)

THERE IS A LINK DEATH CANNOT SEVER,

LOVE AND REMEMBERANCE LIVE FOREVER

V48 (57)

SHE WAS A WONDERFUL MOTHER,

SHE PLAYED LIFES BATTLE FAIR,

NO MATTER WHEN WE NEED HER,

WE ALWAYS FOUND HER THERE

V49 (90)

 

Childrens Verses

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JESUS CALLED A LITTLE CHILD UNTO HIM

CV33 (30)

A TINY FLOWER LENT NOT GIVEN

TO BUD ON EARTH AND BLOOM IN HEAVEN

CV34 (51)

TOO FRAGILE FOR THIS EARTHLY PLACE

GOD KISSED YOUR ANGEL FACE,

HE TOOK YOU IN HIS TENDER CARE

SO LOVED AND CHERISHED, EVER FAIR

CV35 (102)

GOD GAVE A TREASURE FOR A WHILE,

TO FILL US WITH HIS LOVE,

AND THEN HE TOOK OUR DARLING CHILD,

TO DWELL WITH HIM ABOVE

CV36 (91)

THERE'S A HOME FOR A LITTLE CHILDREN,

ABOVE THE BRIGHT BLUE SKY,

AND ALL WHO LOVE THE SAVIOUR,

WILL REACH IT...BYE, BYE

CV37 (90)

GOD HAS GATHERED IN OUR DARLING,

PLACED OUR BUD AMONGST OUR FLOWERS,

TAKEN BACK THE CHILD HE LENT US,

TO A BETTER HOME THAN OURS

CV38 (98)

SWEET LITTLE ANGEL, HOW SHORT WAS YOUR STAY,

JUST LOOKED AROUND AND GOD CALLED YOU AWAY

CV39 (70)

OUR BEAUTIFUL BABY LIES HERE ASLEEP,

A PRECIOUS ANGEL WE COULD NOT KEEP,

OUR HEARTS ARE BROKEN, OUR TEARS STILL WET,

OUR SWEET BABY GIRL WE WILL NEVER FORGET

CV40 (125)

 

 

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