In a statement they said: “The family of Ann-Marie Cropper would like her to be remembered as a happy, go lucky person.
“She was a loving daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and auntie who tried to never let life bring her down. We have lost a big part of our family.
“Throughout the trial and hearing what Ian Gordon put her through has been absolutely heart-breaking and will be for some time to come.
“She meant nothing to him, but meant everything to us.
“She will be forever missed.”
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