Re: Oxford Journal, December 10, 2008


The obit below mates up to one of those listed in the ³ten years ago²
section of the OJ newspaper. These McCabe¹s trace back to Advocate, then to
Pictou County, N.S.

It may help someone.

Chronicle Herald, Saturday, December 12, 1998; Reel #9944, PANS, Halifax,
McCabe, Lillian M. - 90, Wolfville, formerly of Oxford, Cumberland County,
died Thursday, December 10, 1998 in Wolfville Nursing Home. She was a
daughter of the late Norman S. and Florence (Hayward) Blakley, and foster
daughter of the late Robert E. and Elizabeth (Hayward) Fawcett. She
graduated from Sackville High School in 1925 and from Mount Allison
Commercial College in 1926. She was an active member and supporter of the
United Baptist Church in those maritime communities in which she lived, and
was church organist in Maccan during the 40's, New Glasgow during the 50's
and 60's and Oxford during the 70's and early 80's. She was a life member of
the United Baptist Women's Missionary Fellowship and a founding member of
the Oxford Pioneer Heritage Club, for which she served as secretary for more
than a decade. Surviving are sons, Charles and wife Lorraine, Ottawa;
Malcolm and wife Sandra, Fredericton; a daughter, Jo-Ann and husband Eric
Cox, New Minas; grandchildren, Cynthia (Mrs. Robert Judd), Tracy (Mrs.
Robert White), both of Ottawa; Leslie (Mrs. Blair Cribb), Karen Cox, both of
Toronto; Cathy Cox, Aachen, Germany; Kevin Cox, Lake Louise, Alb.; Adam Cox,
Kate Cox, both of Fredericton; two granddaughters, Allyson Judd and Erin
Judd, Ottawa. She was predeceased by her husband, John M. McCabe; brothers,
Norman Blakley and Austin Blakley; sisters, Myrtle Graham, Annie Embleton,
Winnifred Embleton and Myrna Totten; foster brother, Robert Fawcett, foster
sister, Shirley Crowden. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be
Monday, December 14, at 1 p.m., followed by funeral service at 2 p.m., both
in MacDiarmid's Funeral Home, 7075 Main Street, Oxford, with Rev. Kevin
Smith officiating. Donations may be made to Oxford United Baptist Church.

Source: Dave Winter, 8 Jan 2008

""Newspaper misprint; Adam Cox and Kate Cox mentioned in the above obit. are
McCabe, children of John Malcolm McCabe and not of Eric Alfred Cox. Also,
Allysion Judd and Erin Judd are listed as granddaughters, when in fact they
should be great-granddaughters.
Source: Sharon Bernice (McCabe) Rankin

On 1/8/09 7:21 PM, "Kathryn Jeffers" <k.jeffers@...> wrote:

> From the Oxford Journal Newspaper, published Wednesday, 10 December 2008.
> In The News, page 4.
> Ten Years Ago
> Wednesday, December 16, 1998
> Died - Archie C.S. (Scotty) PATTERSON, 82, Port Howe, December 4.
> Died - Donald Daniel MACDONALD, 74, Springhill, December 12.
> Died - Matthew Bernard TUTTLE, 16, Middleboro, December 10, the result
> of a motor vehicle accident.
> Died - Lillian M. MCCABE, 90, Wolfville, formerly of Oxford, December 13.
> Died - Robert Everett MUNDLE, 50, Pugwash, December 8.
> Died - Percy Patrick (Duchy) MERRITT, 89, Springhill, December 11.
> Twenty Years Ago
> Wednesday, December 14, 1988.
> Died - Archie William MOORE, 75, Little River, December 12.
> Died - Mona Grace MACLEOD, 74, Heather Beach, December 10.
> Died - Marie Nicole FABER, 23, Pugwash, December 11.
> Fifty Years Ago
> Wednesday, December 24, 1958.
> Mr. Wilfred BURBRIDGE has been promoted to the position of assistant
> manager of the Charlotte Street branch of the Bank of Nova Scotia, Saint
> John, NB. Mr. Burbidge was accountant at the Oxford branch some years ago.
> Sixty Years Ago
> Thursday, December 23, 1948.
> Died - Mrs. Mary Dewis AUSTIN, 77, Collingwood, December 9.
> Died - Mr. Fenwick NIX, 65, Collingwood, December 20.
> NOTE: There is nothing further on any of the above.
> *************
> OBITUARIES, page 8.
> JOST, Erna (Schmidt), Halifax / Malagash, December 3, 2008. Survived by
> daughter Ellen; son Hans Christian (wife Karen). Erna was born in
> Roskilde, Denmark on September 2, 1926, youngest of three sisters (Ellen
> and Inger). Married in 1960 to Hans Jost, when they moved from Denmark
> to Germany. Moving to Malagash, Nova Scotia in 1970, and founded Jost
> Vineyards in Malagash in 1983. Hans W. died in 1988, and Erna lost her
> sisters within that year as well.
> ATKINSON, Chesley Darrell, former Oxford resident passed away Thursday,
> November 27, 2008, in Royal Victoria Hospital, Barrie, ON. Born October
> 15, 1948 in Pugwash, to Chesley and Gladys (Vanbuskirk) Atkinson.
> Survived by wife Donna (Mitchell); daughter Alicia (Terrence Gobine),
> Barrie, ON; son Mark (Susan) Atkinson, Port Elgin, NB; son Christopher
> Atkinson, Victoria, BC; father Chesley Atkinson, Pugwash; sister Brenda
> Montrose, Kingston; brother Roderick Atkinson, Summerside, PEI.
> Predeceased by his mother Gladys.
> PURDY, Archibald "Archie" F., 92, Spencer Memorial Home, and formerly of
> Moncton, Tuesday, November 25, 2008. Born in South Athol, NS, son of
> the late Alexander and Sarah Anne (Brownell) Purdy. Survived by
> daughters, Helen Murray (Ken), Barbara Newman (Larry), both of Moncton.
> Predeceased by his wife Flora (Buchanan) Purdy (2002); grandson Matthew
> (2008); brother Merriel: half-sister Marguerite Rector.
> NOTE: These are not full obituaries, full obituary by request.
> **************
> In MEMORIAM, page 21.
> CAMPBELL, Mabel Reta, who passed away December 20, 2006.
> HAYWARD, Elsie Forrest, who passed away November 5, 2004; and James H.
> Forrest who passed away December 23, 1976.
> CASEY, Delbert, who left us on December 13, 2004.
> FORTUNE, Phillip Levy
> TUTTLE, Matthew, who was tragically killed on December 10, 1998.
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