Personal and family information:
of James Robert and Ethel Louisa Woollard, of Blackmore. [CWGC]
Kathleen Woolard (one 'l' in burial register) was buried in Blackmore
churchyard on 14 November 1943, age 21. Her abode was
'Blackmore'. She was buried in the grave of her sister Ethel Lillian
Woollard, of Blackmore, who died 21st
September 1923 (buried 27th September 1923), age 4. Her father, James Robert Woollard (known
also as Jim) - a survivor of the Great War - age 67, of Blackmore Cottage,
was buried in the same grave on 26th
(having died on 19th July 1962).
Her mother, Ethel Louisa Woollard, died
on 30th August 1972.
Although commemorated on the family grave there is no entry in the
Burial Register [Burial Register held in church safe].
Certificate – sent by Pauline Weaver - gives Joy Kathleen Woolard’s (one 'l'
in burial register) occupation as “of The Traveller Blackmore Ingatestone
U.D. Spinster A.C.W.1 W.A.A.F. 449799,
Daughter of James Robert Woolard, a Newsagent”. She died of leukaemia.
List of Sources:
Safe with grateful acknowledgment to the Vicar and churchwardens, Commonwealth
War Graves Commission, Pauline Weaver, a descendant of the Woollard family.