Obit (1996) - Madeline Zenda EMBREE (nee JACKSON)

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May 31, 1996 Halifax Chronicle Herald:
EMBREE, Madeline Zenda - 82, 2615 Northwood Terrace, Halifax, formerly of Lorneville, died May 29, 1996, in Victoria General Hospital.  Born in Tidnish, she was a daughter of the late Earl and Myrtle (Baxter) Jackson.  She was a former member of Lorneville United Church and WMS; life member of Pythian Sisters Elizabeth Temple 6, Amherst and member of Rebekah Lodge, Halifax.  She had worked as a personal care worker for many years in Amherst and Halifax.  She also worked as a clerk at Woolworth's, Amherst and Eatons, Halifax.  Surviving are daughters, Doreen (Mrs. William MacIvor), Tidnish Bridge; Myrtle (Mrs. Charles Wagner), Waverley; son, Donald, Halifax; sister, Mrs. Marion Helpard, Amherst; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by granddaughter, Beth Wagner.  Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, Rebekah Lodge service 7 p.m. tonight, both in Furlong's Funeral Home, Amherst.  Funeral 2 p.m. Saturday in Cumberland
Memorial Chapel, Amherst, Rev. Carol Gunn officiating.  Burial to follow in Riverside Cemetery, Tidnish Bridge.  Donations to Canadian Diabetes Association or any charity.

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