Sir John Winnifrith, brother of actress Anna Lee, died Jan. 1 after a long illness at Appledore, Kent, England.

He was 84.

Winnifrith, who formerly served in the British government as undersecretary of state for Agriculture and Fisheries and also as director general for the National Trust, was also the uncle of director Stephen Stafford and actor Jeffrey Byron.

Services will take place in England.

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