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PENNAL. }<; FUNERAL.—On Saturday, September 16th, the ,t funeral took place ot the late Rev Charles Price, for hirty years rector of the parish. The funeral, which was public, was a larg- one, and consisted of c friends and parishioners. rhe coffin was of oak t with massive brass rnountr and on the shield was engraved Charles Price, born May 11th, 18:i2; died, ( Sept 12th. 1S99. The chief mourners were Mr R. 1 L. Price, Rev T. R. Price, Mr J. N. Price (sons), Rev Lewis Price (biother), Mrs Evans (sister). The sentences at the Churchyard gate and the ( service in Church were taken by the Rev Canon: Trevor, rector of M\ch_ynlleth, the Welsh hymn Yn y DyfrOedd Mawr a'r Tonau being sung. Mr Howell, organist of Machynlleth Churcn, played Chopin's Funeral :Marco" when the funeral entered the Church, and on leaving the "Dead March in Saul. The brick grave was I lined with moss and write flowers, the devoted work of Mr R. Lew's, churchwarden, and Mr E. Latham, parish clerk. The service at the grave was conducted by the Rev Titus Lewis, rural d'an, the "elsh hymn 0 Fryniau Caersalem Ceir Gwelëd" being feelingly sung. There were some beautiful flowers, including a cross from the widow and children, which was buried also wreaths from Mr and Mrs R. L. Price (son and daughter-in-law); his little grandchildren; the Rev Lewis Price, Paktfiekl Kectorv, Lowestoft (brother) Mrs E,ans, late Llangibby "Rectory (sister) Mr and Mrs Brcoschuft Brown (nephew and niece) Mr George Price. Tynyfron, LI nafan (brother); Major, M" and the Misses CUrnl Bro n, Mr and Mrs John Lascelies, Mrs Dry. Mi-s Crampton and others. The Bishop of Bangor was unavoidably prevented from attending the funeral, as was also Archdeacon Williams of Merioneth.




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