It is with much sadness the County have to announce the death of Alan Johnson . Alan was a member of Macclesfield RUFC for many years representing them on various committee roles . He was also Chairman of the County Cup Competition for several years , his experience being invaluable to the County .
The County would like to extend their heartfelt sympathy to all Alans family and friends and taking this opportunity to pay tribute to his commitment and hard work to the rugby fraternity.
funeral service will be held at St James’ Parish Church, Gawsworth, Nr Macclesfield, SK11 9RN at 12.30pm on Thursday 10 March, followed by cremation at Macclesfield Crematorium, West Park, Macclesfield, SK10 3BU at 1.20 pm. Afterwards refreshments will be available at Macclesfield Rugby Club, Priory Lane, Macclesfield, SK10 4AF. Denise and Paula have indicated that all are welcome at each venue.
They have requested family flowers only but donations can be made to:
http://www.getsuk.org/ Gambia Education & Teaching Support – they support children and teachers for education in Gambia. Alan sponsored a child through the charity and has visited the school it runs in Gambia a couple of times.
https://www.woodenspoon.org.uk/ the children’s charity of Rugby.