With sadness, the Diocese of Motherwell announces the death of Father James Naughton, retired parish priest of St Athanasius' Carluke.
The arrangements for Fr. Naughton’s funeral have now been confirmed. They are:
His mortal remains will be received into St. Athanasius Church, Carluke on Tuesday 27th December at 7.00pm.
The Requiem Mass will take place the following day, Wednesday 28th December in St. Athanasius Church, Carluke at 12.00noon
His remains will then be taken back to Feakle, Co. Clare for burial alongside his parents.
May the Lord who chose Jim to serve Him as priest, number him among his chosen in heaven. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.