Wall cartouche on north wall of chancel.

Within this dormitory lyes interred ye corpps of Johan Lady Jermy daughter & sole heire of Edward Styward of Teversham in ye county of Cam: Esq., and wife to Sr Thomas Jermy of Metfield in ye county of Suff: Knight of ye Bath. Whose arke after a passage of 87 years long through this deluge of teares upon ye 6 day of May AN° 1649. Rested upon ye mount of love they lived together in happy wedlock 36 years.
Sleepe sweetly saint since thou wert gone
ther's not the least aspertion
to rake thine ashes; no defame
to veyle the lustre of thy name
like odorous tapers thy best sent
remains after extinguishment.
Stir not these sacred asshes let them rest
till union make both soul and body blest.

Arms: At the top Arg. a lion rampant guardant Gu. Jermy
At the side Jermy

Ref: Anon. The Heraldry of Suffolk Churches. Booklet 2, 10


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