Re: Mary Safronia (Morris) m James Edward Fowler

daughter Mary Matilda Fowler

Belmont - The funeral of the late Mrs. Frank Lightbody was held on Tuesday afternoon March 25th. After a hymn and prayer at the home, where only the nearest friends and relatives were gathered the flower laden casket and all that was mortal of one who enjoyed the love and esteem not only of her friends and relative but the whole community was conveyed to the Wesley United Church where the funeral service was conducted by the Rev. Mr. Honner assisted by the Rev. L. B. Wright. The choir sang the hymns "Does Jesus Care" and "He Will Take Care of You". A duet was also feelingly rendered by Mrs. Fred Otterson, organist and Mrs. Colburn entitled "Shadows" The floral tributes were beautiful coming from The Institute and Ladies Aid of which societies she had been an enthusiastic worker as long as her strength would allow. Also wreathes and sprays from the different families of relatives. She was buried in the new cemetery at Belmont. At this funeral people were present from Truro, Onslow, Londonderry Station, Glenholme.
(Truro Daily News April 1, 1930, page 4)

--- In, "everittdeb" <deb.everitt@...> wrote:
> Mrs. Edward Fowler, formerly of Apple River and residing for the last four years with her son-in-law, Mr. Frank Lightbody of Belmont, after a period of severe illness passed away to the Heavenly home on Monday morning, July 14, at the age of 69.
> Her husband predeceased her by several years.
> Mrs. Fowler was a godly woman, a member of the Methodist church and bore her severe sufferings with true christian fortitude and resignation to the Divine will.
> A brief funeral service was held at Mr. Lightbody's on Tuesday morning, Rev. R. B. Mack, of Truro officiating after which the mourning relatives took the Ocean Limited for Maccan, thence to proceed to Apple River and lay the precious dust in a grave beside her husband's there to await the glad event referred in 1 Thess. IV:16.
> (Truro Daily News July 17, 1913, page 1)