Collector Uniting Church Cemetery Headstones

 

Photos and Transcripts by Mark Taylor

 

1. 

In loving memory of JAMES,

Loving husband of E.A.GRANGER,

died 16 June 1925.

Aged 77 years

“O Lamb of God, I Come”

 

In Loving memory of

ELIZABETH ANN GRANGER

Died 7th Dec 1940

Aged 79 years

“Forever with the Lord”

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2.

In loving memory of

EDWARD OLD

Died 8th Feb 1955

Aged 85 years

“Abide with me”

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3.

In loving memory of

AMY F.M.

Beloved wife of EDWARD OLD

Died 25th August 1923

Aged 51 years

AT REST

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4. & 5.

In loving memory of

HERBERT BYRNES

Died 5.7.1932 aged 27 years

Cynthia R.M.BYRNES

Died 19 .10.1976 aged 79 years

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6.

In loving memory of

HUBERT OLD

Died 12th August 1951

Aged 58 years

AT REST

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7.

In loving memory of

MONA OLD

Died 12 March 1964 1951

Aged 54 years

IN GOD’S CARE

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8.

In loving memory of

ALBERT F.S.  OLD

Died 17.1.1973. Aged 67 years

ARTHUR J.M. OLD

Died 19.7.1973 Aged 65 years

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9.

In loving memory of

CYRIL GEOFFREY (SNOW) BOWLEY

Born 30.1.24, died 22.11.55

Aged 31 years

Remembered by his family

R.I.P.

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10 & 11.

In memory of

Mrs MARY ANN DOWLING

Died June 2nd 1883

Aged 76 years

Weep not for me, my children dear

I am not dead but sleeping here.

I am not yours but Christ’s alone,

Who loved me best and took me home

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12 & 13.

Sacred to the memory of

Captain JAMES TREVARTHEN

Who died at Curtrawang

December 26th 1975

Aged 52 years

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14.

In memory of

AMY C. BAXTER

Died at Collector

June 29 1877

Aged 2 years 10 months

“--- (indecipherable) ----------------forever with the Lord”

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15.

Sacred to the memory of

SAMPSON

Eldest and dearly beloved son of

Sampson and Hannah RANGER

Who died 12 January 1877

Aged 21 years

“ -----(indecipherable) ----- 4 lines of verse -----“

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16.

In loving memory of

SAMPSON RANGER

Died 12th Nov 1887

Aged 67 years

Leaving a widow and seven children to mourn their loss.

“I am the Resurrection and the Life: he that believeth in Me though he wrre dead, yet shall he live.”

Also in memory of

HANNAH RANGER

Died 25th May 1907

Aged 80 years

Forever with the Lord

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17.

In loving memory of

MARY JANE RANGER                   ALBERT RANGER

Died 15th March ???                     died 39th July 1938

Aged 35 years                             Aged 81 years

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18.

In loving remembrance of

LOUISA JANE

Dearly loved wife of

LOUIS SCHNELLE

Died 11th March 1901

Aged 36 years, & 7 months

 

Steadfast in Principle, fearless in truth

And withal so gentle and loving

She has left her husbandt

The tenderest and sweetest memories

Of an all too brief companionship

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19.

fallen headstone

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20.

In loving memory of

JOHN ADAM WAKARTT(WARARTT?)

----20th? OCT 194? Aged 8? Years

----- by his sister LENA

CALNA JANE WAKARTT

Died 3rd November 1953 Aged 31(81?) years

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21.

In memory of

MARY BOATFIELD

Relict of

JAMES BOATFIELD

Late of the R.N.

Died Dec 3rd 1882

Aged 73 years

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22 & 23.

In memory of

ISABELLA CARTWRIGHT

Relict of

REV. M.Cartwright

Died August 8th 1883

Aged 80 years

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24.

In loving memory of

DAVID MERVYN WHEATLEY

Born 7.9.1913

Died 7.8.2010

Aged 96 years

Beloved husband of Eleanor (Nell),

Loved father of David, Robyn, Dee

AT REST

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25.

In loving memory of

ELEANOR MARY (NELL) WHEATLEY

Born 30.5.1918 died 23.1.1998

Aged 79 years

Beloved wife of Mervyn

Beloved mother of Doreen, Dulcie, David, Robyn

AT REST

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26.

CLARENCE SELWYN (BARNEY) RANGER

4.10.1906 – 6.12.1998

loving husband of Rita

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27.

In loving memory of

RITA KATHLEEN RANGER

22.7.1912 – 16.10.1997

aged 85 years

At Rest

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28.

In loving memory of

L.V. RANGER                 J.J.RANGER

Died 22nd April 1965           Died 2nd July 1932

Aged 91 years               Aged 65 years

                                    At rest                          Erected by his wife and family

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29.

In loving memory of

SAM RANGER

Dearly loved eldest son of

J.J. and L.V. RANGER

Who died at Collector

6th July 1914

aged 17 years & 6 mths

He left his home in health and strength

No thought of death was near

He had no time to say goodbye

To those he loved so dear

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30.

in loving memory of

GORDON GRENFELL RANGER

2.11.1937 – 27.9.2011

treasured husband and soulmate of Trish,

loving stepfather, grandfather and great poppy Gordon

“Those we love don’t go away

they walk beside us every day.”

He’s riding in Heaven’s rodeo.

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31.

Here lies

MARK JAMES GRANGER

14.11.68 – 22.1.05

Resting until “the glorious appearing of the great

god and our Saviour Jesus Christ”

when the dead in Christ shall rise first: then we which are alive

and remain shall be caught up together with them,

to meet the Lord in the air: and so shall we ever be with the Lord.

Titus 2:13 & 1 Thess 4:16,17

Remembered with love by

Jenny, Jessica, Luke, Rachel, David & Ashley

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32.

in loving memory of

LEXIE LORETTE GRANGER

5th March 1941 – 21st April 1995

Sadly missed

David, Ashley, Mark, Jennifer,

Elizabeth and Harry

Remembered with love always

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33.

in loving memory of

JASON ANTHONY GRANGER

Passed away 18th February 1995

Aged 23 years

Sadly missed by Elizabeth, son Harry,

Mum and Dad, Ashley, Mark and Jennifer

Loved and remembered every day

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34.

in loving memory of

LIZZIE RUSE

Died 15th Feb 1935

Aged 64 years

In my Father’s house there are many mansions

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35.

in loving memory of

MARY CARROLL

Died 11th Feb 1933

Aged 57 years

Until the day dawn and the shadows flee away

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36.

in loving memory of my dear husband

ROBERT RUSE

Departed this life

August 28th 1921 – Aged 74 years

I must have the Saviour with me

Erected by his loving wife

SARAH RUSE

 

Also SARAH

Wife of the above

Died 25th August 1929, aged 78 years

Peace perfect peace

 

Also their loving son

SAMUEL BOLEY

Killed in action

4th July 1918, aged 36 years

Duty done

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37.

in loving memory of

our dear husband, father & Pop

EDWARD GEORGE POILE

13.9.1926 – 9.11.2005

aged 79 years

a kind and loving gentleman

sadly missed everyday

in God’s care

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38.

in loving memory of

ISABELL ROBINA MORTON

(nee TAYLOR)

born 9.8.1918 Killarney Queensland

died 25.10.2001

sadly missed by all her family

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39.

in loving memory of

JOHN (JOCK) TAYLOR

Born 1.5.1905 Greenock Scotland

Died 3.4.1978

Sadly missed by all his family

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40.

in loving memory of

EDWARD JAMES GRANGER

23rd November 1905 – 6th March 1981

LILIAN JOYCE GRANGER

17th September 1914 – 18th July 2000

their infant daughter

IRENE ELIZABETH GRANGER

Born and died 29th July 1941

Remembered by their children

Robert, Pauline, Joan and Neil

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41, 42 & 43

in loving memory of

WILLIAM ALEXANDER MACAULEY

Died 30th Aug 1939

Aged 55 years

Thy purpose Lord we cannot see

But all is well that’s done by Thee

   EDWARD HENRY MACAULEY

Died 3rd Feb 1940

Aged 81 years

Forever with the Lord

ELIZABETH MACAULEY

Died 10th Sep 1944

Aged 81 years

Peace, perfect peace

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44.

In loving memory of our dear mother and father

EDITH EMILY WHEATLEY

Died 27-11-1956 aged 78 years

DAVID JAMES WHEATLEY

Died 24-8-1969 aged 86 years

At peace in God’s care

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45.

JACK COOPER

Died 29-12-1962

Age 56

Rest in peace

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46.

ESTHER JANE COOPER

27th May 1945

age 67

rest in peace

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47.

WILLIAM VOLNEY COOPER

Died 1942

Age 74

Rest in peace

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48.

in loving memory of

WILLIAM HENRY OLD      IVY IRENE OLD

1901-1980                          1902-1940

sadly missed by their family

in God’s keeping

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49.

in loving memory of our dear father

THOMAS HINCKSMAN

Died 1st Feb. 1900, aged 64

 

Also his daughter

MAY GERTRUDE

Aged 11 months

And his son THOMAS

Died 8th April 1901, aged 27 years

At rest

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50.

in loving memory of

EVALYN SARAH CROWTHER

1883-1978

ARTHUR EDWARD CROWTHER

1877-1949

remembered by their family

 

In memory of their daughter

ALICE AUDREY JEAN PARSONS

1909-1991

BRIAN PARSONS

1908-1971

lovingly remembered by their family

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51.

in loving memory of

SAMUEL CROWTHER

Who fell asleep in Jesus

On April 2nd 1892

Aged 78 years

“There is sweet rest in Heaven.”

Calm on the bosom of thy god,

Fair spirit rest thee now,

Even while with us they footsteps trod

His seal was on thy brow.

Dust to its narrow home beneath,

Soul to it’s home on high!

They that have seen Thy look in death

No more may fear to die.

 

Also in memory of his beloved wife

MARY

Died 13th January 1911

Aged 91 years

He giveth His beloved sleep

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52.

in loving memory of

JOHN MACAULEY

Died August 11th 1889 aged 80 years

Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord.

 

Also his beloved wife

ELEANOR

Died 9th July 1903, aged 83 years

We loved her yes, no tongue can tell,

How much we loved her, or how well;

Christ loved her too and thought it best

To take her home with Him to rest.

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53.

in memory of

MARY ANN WHEATLEY

Born 6.10.1854

Died 24.7.1948

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54.

in memory of

DAVID WHEATLEY

Born 18.2.1853

Died 12.3.1917

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55.

erected by his loving wife

ESTHER CATHERINE GRANGER

In memory of her beloved husband

JOSHUA VERNAL GRANGER

Who departed this life

29th June 1897

Aged 27 years

We walk in the light, as He is in the light,

We have fellowship one with another,

And the blood of Jesus Christ cleanseth us from all sin

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56.

in loving memory of SARAH GRANGER

died 12th Sep. 1917

aged 88 years

Safe in the arms of Jesus,

Safe in His gentle breast,

There by His love o’ershaded

Sweetly her soul shall rest

 

In remembrance of

DAVID GRANGER

(husband of Sarah)

who was killed in an accident

at Peelwood mine and was buried

at Peelwood on 31/3/1871

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57.

in loving memory of

WAYNE THOMAS JOHNSTONE

5-11-1960 to 17-9-2011

greatly missed by family and friends

His big heart gave out too soon.

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All photographs taken Wednesday 12th October 2016 by Mark Taylor.

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