Alice Leona Neily


Neily, Alice Leona – Age 82 of Cooks Brook, passed away January 12, 2019, in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in South Tetagouche, N.B., she was a daughter of the late Reginald and Ida Smith.

Alice enjoyed listening to country music, whether a live concert or John playing the guitar. She enjoyed feeding the birds, and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are husband, John; son, Terry (Judy) Rodgers; daughters, Sally McMullen (Rocky Johnson), Judy (Steve) Millett; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Sydney Smith (Wanda Ellis); sisters, Cora Smith, Eva Murphy, Jessie (Floyd) Williston. She was predeceased by daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and Mark Jonah; grandson, Brian Jonah; brothers, Carmen, Johnny, Norman; sisters, Helen, Eunice, Sadie.

Visitation will be Thursday, 12:30-1:45 p.m., with funeral service at 2 p.m., all in Carrolls Corner Community Centre. A reception will follow the service. Burial will be at a later date in Hillcrest Cemetery, Upper Musquodoboit. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.

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