Mabel Morris

Obituary of Mabel Morris

MORRIS (PARKER), Mabel Roberta age 88 of Elmsdale / Debert, passed away peacefully December 24, 2017 in Debert Court, with family by her side.  


Born in Torbrook, Annapolis Co., she was the daughter of the late Melbourne and Abbie (Weasel) Parker.   


She was a member of Christ Anglican Church for over 50 years and a member of the Enfield-Elmsdale ACW.  A homemaker all her life, family was the most important thing to her.  The kettle was always on and no one ever left her home without at least a cup of tea and a cookie. She loved to knit and crochet and for a time was a member of a seniors bowling league in Elmsdale.


 She is survived by her daughter Eleanor (John) MacKenzie, Lake Echo; sons Darrell (Julie) Morris, Enfield; Douglas (Julia) Morris, Debert; grandsons Christopher (Heather) Morris, Dartmouth; Doug (Tracy) Morris, Chipman, NB; granddaughter Samantha Morris, Dartmouth; great-grandchildren Kyle and Kaylee, Dartmouth; sister Marie Trimper, Kingston; brother Phillip Parker, Saint John, NB, and many nieces and nephews.


 She was predeceased by her husband Bill; grandson Corey; sister Ella Hubley; brothers Aubrey and Edward Parker, and foster brother Wayne Hoffman.


 Cremation has taken place under the direction of Ettinger Funeral Home, Shubenacadie. No visitation as per her request.  A funeral service will be held 11 AM Thursday, December 28, 2017 in Christ Anglican Church, Lantz, Rev. Canon David Fletcher officiating.   

 Interment will be in Sandy Hill Cemetery, Belnan.   


 Family flowers only, memorial donations may be made to Christ Anglican Church, Lantz or the Alzheimer’s Society of Nova Scotia.


A special thank you to the amazing staff of Debert Court for the love and care given to our Mother.  


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Rest in peace Mom. You are finally home!