At Hawick Community Hospital on 3rd February 2020, John, beloved husband of the late Elaine, loving dad of David, Graeme, and the late Alistair, father-in-law of Leah and Angela, dear papa of Ryan, Lynsey, Laura, Daniel, Callum and the late Mark. Service at Wilton Parish Church on Thursday 13th February 2020 at 1.45 pm, with interment in Wellogate Cemetery at 2.30 pm, to which all family and friends are respectfully invited. Family flowers only please. Donations, if desired, may be made in aid of the Margaret Kerr Unit, B.G.H.

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  Edwina wrote

Just read message from Jim and would like to send condolences on behalf of the family members down here in Essex.

Report abuse12:48 20th Feb 2020

  Jill wrote

So sorry to hear about your dad,I spent a lot of happy years living next door to you guys. Big hugs to you all. Xx

Report abuse03:00 14th Feb 2020

  Anne, Heather wrote

We are so saddened to hear of the passing of John. We have many special memories of our visits in Hawick. Our thought are with you all at this sad time.

Report abuse19:44 8th Feb 2020

  Julie wrote

So sorry to hear of John's passing. He was a lovely man, son in law, father and husband. So thought after by his family and friends alike. Our thoughts are with you all. From Julie, Bernie and the extended Scott family

Report abuse13:10 8th Feb 2020

  Nancy wrote

So sorry to hear the sad news of your brother’s passing. I never met John but I’m sure Bill would have remembered him. My sincere sympathy to you and your family.

Report abuse18:51 6th Feb 2020

  Ann wrote

So sorry to hear this my thoughts with you and the family xxx

Report abuse12:42 6th Feb 2020

  Pearl wrote

I was honoured to be part of Johns life.He was a kind and gentle man,who never complained.My heart felt condolences go out to all his family.He will be greatly missed.Pearl

Report abuse08:57 6th Feb 2020

  Derek wrote

Sorry to hear about your dad. I have fond memories of both John and your Mum. Lovely neighbours.

Report abuse18:06 5th Feb 2020

  Jen wrote

Dear Dave, Graeme, and families - I am so sorry for your loss. I have many warm and happy memories of your dad and our times together in Scotland which I will always cherish. Sending much love to everyone xoxo

Report abuse21:35 4th Feb 2020

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  Maria wrote

Dear Family, John was the best friend you could wish to have. My -go to- sorely missed Maria

Report abuse20:53 4th Feb 2020

  Zena wrote

So very sorry to hear about John.He was a gentleman. Condolences to all his family.

Report abuse18:03 4th Feb 2020


Funeral details


Wilton Parish Church, Hawick

Thu 13th Feb 2020



Wellogate Cemetery, Hawick

Thu 13th Feb 2020


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