paid to former Burnham and Highbridge Mayor who has died
have been paid to a former Mayor of Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge
who has died this week, aged 82.
Booth was a former town and district councillor and was Mayor
in the late 1970s.
Mrs Booth and husband Ron came to the area when they moved into
Highbridge from Yorkshire. They
later emigrated in 1990 to Australia, where Christine sadly passed
away last Sunday.
Fellow former councillor Rosemarie Parsons, who was a neighbour
of the family when they lived in Highbridge, told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"Both she and Ron were close friends whom I have kept in
touch with over the years. It is very sad to hear Christine has
Neville Jones added: "I remember Christine Booth well - she
was a dedicated and hard working councillor who stood up for Highbridge."
this year, another former Mayor, Brenda Brown, passed away, as
we reported here.