THE funeral service for Pamela Binns, 76, of Kingsway, Bourne, took place at Bourne Abbey Church, the Rev Peter Lister officiating. Cremation at Marholm followed.
Born at Sutton Bridge, she was the only daughter of Mr and Mrs P Craske. The family moved to Bourne, where she attended Abbey Road Primary and Bourne Grammar School. After her marriage to Scrim and the birth of their daughter, Avis, she worked at T W Mays and later South Kesteven Rural District Council offices.
Her interests included reading, quizzes and crosswords, the 3Cs group, Dyke WI and volunteering for the Friends of Digby Court and Bourne Animal Welfare.
Family mourners included: Avis and Tony Humphries, Gareth, Lauren, Shaun and Thomas Humphries, Julie and John Smith, Denis and Deb Pearson.
Sympathisers included: Mavis Cooke (representing Sheila and Philip Cooke, 3Cs Club), Coral Haslett, Glynis Clark (3Cs group and Malcolm and Pauline Fisher), Mrs Gill Burt, Josie Meyer, Christine Benner (Jim, Katie and Andrew); Mrs A Percival, Mrs C Graham, Patrick Graham, Jonathan Smith, Jean Tarleton (Bourne Animal Welfare); Janet Taylor, Pauline Hamilton and June Wilson (Ladies Who Lunch), Mrs Jill Chapman (Mrs Edwina Dewey, Dick and Pat Taylor), Susan Hadfield (Maisie Francis, John Bower), Margaret Sismey (John Sismey), Edith and Denis Neal (Bourne Organ Club), Pat Kendall (Friends of Digby Court, Marie, Digby Court), Faith Taylor (Maureen and Graham Cheatle, Joyce Burrows, Friends of Digby Court, Dick Salmon), John Wass (Linda Wass, Maryse Brown, Friends of Digby Court, Bourne Organ Club), Lynne and Charles McLean (Ian, Anne and Stuart McLean), Tom and Hannah Hames), Alec Palmer (Stella Palmer), Pearl Watson (Barbara Durno), Chris Batty, Joan Nicholls and Christine Bryce (Dyke WI), Doreen Blackman (Betty Davies, Carol Jones), Brenda Kilroy, Jenny Paine, Christine Woods, (Mr and Mrs David Stubbs), Marian Cropley (council offices 70s), Mrs Joan Moody, Kaye Taylor, Ian Moody, Pat and Tony Reeson (Marie and Vanessa), Josie Ducker, Brian Taylor, Mrs Lesley Turner, Mrs Gill Reynolds (Mr Pete Reynolds), Ron and Celia Watson (Mrs J Delaine-Smith), Clare Cork, Vilma and Bill Woods (Pat Nicholas, Eileen Burd, Ruth Maltby), Richard and Sarah Smith (Lauryn and Lewis Smith), Jonathan and Sarah Smith (Finlay), Deborah and Dennis Pearson (family), Shirley Cliffe.