Born in Southall on 23 December 1919, he was educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge. After World War II service with the Royal Engineers he entered Ripon College Cuddesdon and ordained in 1949. He was an Assistant Curate at Rogate from 1950 to 1953 and then Chaplain at Saunders-Roe, East Cowes until 1958. He was Vicar of Eastney and then Rural Dean of Portsmouth until his appointment to the Isle of Wight in 1965. After twelve years he became Archdeacon of Portsmouth.
He retired in 1986 and died on 31 January 2011.
|Church of England titles|
Geoffrey Lewis Tiarks
|Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight
February 1965 – November 1977
Frederick Charles Carpenter
|Archdeacon of Portsmouth
Norman Harry Crowder
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