In loving memory of
John Eustace Smith
beloved husband of Cornelia Mary and father
of Tania Anna of Thrunton Farm in this Parish
killed steeplechasing 21st March 1949, aged 35 years.
A notice from the Berwick Advertiser, Thursday 31st March 1949
A memorial service for Captain John Eustace Smith, the well-known amateur jockey, who died after an injury at Catterick races, was held at St. Bartholomews Church, Whittingham. The Rev. P. G. Forman, Archdeacon of Lindisfame, assisted by the Rev. G. Henderson, Vicar of Whittingham, conducted the service. Included among the mourners were. The Duke of Northumberland; Capt. R. Carr Ellison; Major A. S. C. Brown; Mrs J. G. G. Rea; Lord Joicey, Colonel R. Taylor, Major and Mrs A. C. St raker. Colonel J. W. Sale and Mr E. F. Collingwood.