John Stuart Simpson 1926-2021



Stuart passed away on Thursday 4th November 2021,

aged 95 years.


Stuart was the beloved husband of the late Margaret

and together they farmed New House Farm, Winmarleigh,

where Stuart was born.


Stuart was formerly an active member of the NFU and

a member of the Royal Lancashire Show Committee,

under whose auspices he visited Buckingham Palace.

He was also a former member of the Winmarleigh Parish

Council, chair of the Eagland Hill Farming Discussion Group,

and a judge of Heavy Horses at Garstang Show.


Stuart was a father of three, grandfather of five and

great-grandfather of one. He lived a long, full life and left

us very peacefully, for which we are grateful.


The funeral service will be held at the Parish Church of

St. Luke, Winmarleigh on Friday 19th November at 11.00am,

followed with interment in the churchyard.


Family flowers only. Donations if desired can be made

in memory of Stuart for St. Luke’s Church and

St. John’s Hospice, Lancaster c/o funeral director.