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Funeral takes place of grandmother who died in single vehicle accident

St Anne's Church, Ballyshannon where Sunday's funeral srvice took place.

St Anne's Church, Ballyshannon where Sunday's funeral srvice took place.

The funeral of a Cloghore woman who died after a single vehicle road traffic accident last Thursday, has taken place in St Anne’s Church, Ballyshannon yesterday.

A large crowd turned out to pay their final respects to Charlotte Naylor who died after a road traffic accident around 100 metres from her home in Cloghore

The border area of Cloghore and Belleek has been plunged in sadness after the tragic death of the much -loved mother and grandmother.

Charlotte Naylor died after her Nissan car went out of control on a laneway around 100 metres from her home in Cloghore. The widow was on her way to visit a friend, when tragedy struck shortly after 10 pm on Thursday evening. It is believed that the 72 year-old, may have become unwell shortly before her car left the laneway. Members of her family rushed to the scene and the emergency services arrived at the scene also.

Charlotte, who was predeceased by her husband John Naylor in 1988. A very popular figure in the Cloghore/Belleek areas, he came from a farming background and had a great interest in nature and was a very good worker and extremely kind-hearted. In the 1960s and 1970s, Charlotte worked in the former Cloghore Post Office on the Cliff Road. She is survived by her son George, who is an ESB employee, her daughter-in-law Valerie who runs a restaurant in Belleek, and her grandchildren, George, Rebecca and Jonathan.

 
 
 

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