Elizabeth Jepson

A Elizabeth (Liz) Jepson (née Scott) The family are saddened to announce the passing of Elizabeth, on 25 July 2022, aged 84, following a short illness, with her loving family by her side. Youngest daughter of Dr James Scott (respected long serving Darwen GP) and Elizabeth Scott. Loved sister of the late Jan Scott. Devoted wife of Denis (former proprietor of Old & New Editions - The Best Toys in Town, former Chairman of Darwen FC) and dearly loved mother of Craig & Bridget and Grant & Juliette. Adored Grandma of Grace and Eve. Cherished by every member of the family. Loved friend to many. Elizabeth spent most of her teaching career at Westholme (1972-2000) where she was loved and well respected, she also taught at Darwen Grammar School, Avondale, Bolton & Darwen Technical School. Her determined and unique character, spirit and sense of humour will be greatly missed by her family, friends and all who knew her. "To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die" Elizabeth's funeral will take place at Central United Reformed Church, Duckworth Street, Darwen at 10:30am on Friday 12th August, followed by a short service at Pleasington Crematorium. Family flowers only. Donations may be made in memory to Darwen Tennis Club "Elizabeth Jepson Junior Coaching Fund" and Millport Town Hall Fund via Darwen Funeral Service. Enquiries to the Funeral Directors.

Elizabeth Jepson


  • Anchor Away

    My condolences to the family.
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  • lynnemini

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    Our love & condolences to Denis & family. We will miss Elizabeth at Sunnyhurst coffee mornings & other events. R.I.P. you lovely lady. xx From Lynne & Doug.
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