The latest Axminster obituaries

By Francesca Evans

17th May 2022 | Local News

The latest Axminster obituaries
The latest Axminster obituaries

Nub News wants to pay tribute to the local people who have made Axminster such a warm and caring community.

So, we have joined with respected funeral directors W. G. Potter and J.F. Clarke & Son to offer our pages as a dignified platform for your obituaries and death notices.

Our announcements include details of funeral services and how memorial donations can be made. They also tell the people of Axminster where they can offer personal prayers and tributes.

When you are bereaved, we know how important it is for you to have a sensitive and secure place to tell friends and relatives that your loved one has passed away.

We hope Nub News – at the heart of your community – is able to help.

The latest Axminster obituarie


Diana 'Didi' passed away unexpectedly on April 29 2022. Dearly loved wife of John, much loved mother of Carol and Sarah, adored granny of Lucy, Seamus, Becky, Fionn and Àine. 

Funeral service to be held at St. Giles' Church, Kilmington, Devon on Friday, May 20 at 12.30pm. Family flowers only please but donations can be made to The Devon Air Ambulance Trust or Riding for The Disabled online at or sent via W. G. Potter Funeral Directors, Axminster.


Funeral service to be held at St. Michael & All Angels Church, Stockland on Tuesday, June 7 at 1pm. Family flowers only please but donations can be made to Riding for The Disabled online at or sent via W. G. Potter Funeral Director, Axminster.


Jenny died peacefully on April 25, aged 47 years. Mother to Hugo (our Staffie), much loved wife to Ivor and devoted sister to Annie. She will be dearly missed by all her family and friends. 'The Queen of Hardware' will also not be forgotten by her many customers. 

A thanksgiving service to celebrate Jenny's life will take place at The Minster Church, Axminster on Friday, May 20 at 2pm. Donations for Staffie and Stray Resue - Dorset may be sent via JF Clarke and Sons Funeral Directors, Axminster, or online at

For full details on all the above and the latest death notices and obituaries from the Axminster area, visit our Obituaries page.


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