RELEASE: 20th Oct. 2016
Funeral of TDCS Committee Member Jill Wood -
Two days after being with us on Heritage Open Day in the Town Hall, our dear friend and committee colleague, Mrs. Jill Wood (nee Sherwood) passed away suddenly at home. The shock for her family and many friends was enormous.
Jill was a founder member of the Steering Committee formed in Summer 2015 to re-
Jill's funeral took place on October 20th, with a moving service at Sutton Coldfield
Crematorium followed by a lovely memorial service at the Central Methodist Church
in Aldergate. TDCS members Kay Green and David Biggs delivered well-
Tamworth Lions Club foundation
Charter of 1976
The Queen about to speak to Jill in Tamworth Castle Grounds in June 1980. Jill was Akela of Fazeley (St. Paul's) Cub Scouts at the time.
Jill (2nd left) at the TDCS Armistice Day Service in Tamworth's Hall of Memory, 11th November 2015
Jill (front right) on our walk from Dosthill to Middleton in April 2016
TDCS AGM, May 2016. Jill (front 2nd right) and outgoing Steering Committee colleagues after a job well done.
(photos by Susan Biggs and Tina Williams) -
Jill's last TDCS event. Enjoying Heritage Open Day on 11th September 2016