Funeral Service

Time: 11.40am

Date: Thursday 11th March 2021

Service Details:
Due to current restrictions a private invitation only funeral service will be held at Accrington Crematorium

Alison Carter

On 2nd March 2021 at Royal Blackburn Hospital Alison aged 81 years.

Loving wife to Norman, dearly loved mum to Andrea and Stephen, doting grandma/nana to Evie, Max, Nikki and Gareth also a cherished great nana to Mia.

Alison spent most of her working life surrounded by children in her role as Nursery Manager at Queen Street Day Nursery in Great Harwood, Alison enjoyed this role thoroughly up until retirement. In her spare time she loved nothing more than being surrounded by the love of her grandchildren. Alison was a active lady she loved to Walk to keep fit and enjoyed the fast pace of Zumba. Holidays to Austria, Romania and Croatia were always looked forward to time spent with her husband and family was precious to her.

Alison will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing and loving her.

Family flowers only please, donations in memory of Alison are being gratefully received on behalf of Home-start via the donate button below.

Please feel free to leave a message for Alison’s online memorial book by completing the form below.

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MESSAGES for the family of Alison Carter


Shirley Maher

My condolences to Norman and their family. Such happy memories of Alison as a colleague and friend during our time at Queen St Day Nursery. Lovely lady will be sadly missed. ♥️


Janet Hood

Alison came to my Keep fit class in Rossendale for a good number of years.We had great social occasions and met up at Fleetwood for the NW KFA meetings.A lovely lady who let you know how she felt.We were all together last in Morecambe at the Midland for afternoon tea.Our condolences from all the ladies at the class.


Linda Pritchard & Stephen Tomlinson

My condolences to Norman and their family. The only time we ever seemed to meet Alison and yourself was at family get togethers. Alison was a lovely lady who will be sadly missed. Thinking of you all. x


Shirley and Shane Jackson

With heartfelt sympathy.


Jayne, Rachael and Joseph Breare

We have fond memories of family time with Alison and Norman with Evie and Max. She made us laugh and will be missed xxx


Julie Holden

I went to collage with Alison she was always so supportive to everyone. She always had a smile on her face and had a wicked sense of humour. Taken too soon my thoughts are with the family at this sad time but just remember your memories of Alison will stay in your heart forever sleep tight xxx


Christine Murray

Alison looked after my 3 children at Queen St Nursery 33 yrs ago. Along with her staff team she had such an impact on my life and my family. RIP Alison. Never forgotten xx


Mervyn Aspin

My condolences to Norman and family,R.I.P. Alison.


Christine Yarranton

Alison you were a lovely lady, made me laugh and got great memories from oxo walks. God bless.