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Thursday 1 December 2011

Dove and Anchor

In Loving Memory of
beloved son of
William & Alice Banner
who Died 9th Dec. 1925 Aged 18 Years
Just as Life seemed Bright
God called him home to rest
also the above
Alice Banner
Died 22nd March 1942 Aged 73 Years
Until We Meet Again
also Billy
Son of Charles & Annie Banner
Died Feb 16th 1932 Aged 2 Years
also the above William Banner
Died July 28th 1946 Aged 76 Years

This beautifully detailed carving from Runcorn Cemetery in Cheshire, depicts a Dove, which is regarded as a symbol of Peace and Purity and the Anchor represents Hope.
Whilst the Lilies at the side of the headstone symbolise Purity and Chastity and the Roses are for Everlasting Love. 

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