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Jessie Matilda Pryde
Mrs. A. E. Pryde
Sherbrooke: This community was shocked and saddened by the
on Wednesday, Dec. 16 1937 of Mrs. S. E. Pryde.
The deceased, who was in her sixty-fourth year,
Jessie Matilda Grant of Melrose,
and has lived here all her
A woman of lovely character and marked
her removal will be deeply felt in community and
as well as in the home. A devoted member of St.
James Presbyterian Church,
she has acted in the capacity of
secretary to the Ladies Aid
and also President of the
Women's Missionary Society
for the past twelve years. She is
by her husband Capt. S. E. Pryde, one daughter,
of the staff of the M.T.and T. Co., and two sons,
Burton, manager of Dunn and Bradstreets in Regina, Sask.;
and James, residing in Collingwood, Ontario,
brothers, Charles W. Grant And Richard D. Grant
two sisters, Grace, Mrs. John MacInnes,
Melrose, and Alice,
Mrs. Henry MacInnes, Denver.
James Greene of East River St.
Mary's and William H. Greene
of New Glasgow are half
brothers and there are two half sisters
residing in the
The funeral was held
from St. James Presbyterian Church
on Sunday afternoon,
conducted by Rev. H. L. Jost, the choir
the favorite hymns of the deceased. Beautiful
in profusion and the church filled with mourners,
testified to the esteem
in which deceased was held. The pall
Charles Murdoch, D. J. Burns, H. R. Cameron, T.
J. H. MacMillan, William Fraser.
Obituary typed by Douglas Sinnis
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