ASCOTT, Joan Florence

1915 - 2017

Ajuga Reptans Atropurpurea

As Joan Florence Earee, she was born at Sudbury, Suffolk on 26 December 1915, daughter of Paul Earee [q.v.] and his wife Ivy Florence née Elliston (10 February 1890-1988). In 1939, an artist (commercial) living at Hill Side, Newton Road, Sudbury. She married in 1940 Alan Herbert Ascott (1915-2000) and they had two children Elizabeth and Stephen. In 1947 she had 25 students in her care when Sudbury Evening Institute held an art exhibition at Hardwicke House at Action, near Sudbury. In 2012 she was still living at 1 Newton Road, Sudbury and died St Joseph's Care Home on 2 March 2017.