Tributes to Inverurie GP

Tributes have been paid to an Inverurie doctor who has died aged 94.

Dr Nancy Laing spent 31 years working in Inverurie, caring for patients in the town and surrounding area.

She was born in Aberdeen where both her parents were doctors. Followng her graduation from Aberdeen University in 1943, she became an assistant to Dr James Gill at Inverurie.

After retiring in 1977 Dr Laing continued living in West High Street until the summer of this year, when she moved to the Garioch Care Home in Inverurie. She died there on Sunday, November 6.

Her funeral service was held in the town’s St Mary’s Episcopal Church.