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Elizabeth Ann Wilson


Elizabeth Ann Wilson

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Elizabeth Ann Wilson, age 78, of Amherst, formerly of Joggins, NS. Ann passed away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Tuesday, May 5, 2020.

Born in Croyden, England, she was a daughter of the late James and Ethel (Smith) Sparks.

Ann was a member of Trinity United Church, River Hebert, and a long time member of the Al-Anon family group.

She will be dearly missed by her son James (Irene) Wilson, Hampton, NB; daughters Brenda Mitchell and Cathy Wilson, both of Shediac, NB; 5 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; sisters Vicki, Patsy, Susan, and Pam; brothers Michael and Billy.

She was predeceased by her husband Russell Armstrong and brothers Albert and Butch. 

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church St., Amherst, NS (902-667-8777) where family will gather on Thursday, August 6, 2020, from 1 pm until 2 pm to greet visitors, followed immediately at 2 pm by her funeral service, William Drysdale, DLM, officiating.  Attendees are asked to wear a mask and respect social distancing.  This is a public service, all are welcome to attend.  Following her funeral, she will be laid to rest in the River Hebert Cemetery.

Those wishing to make a memorial donation in Ann's memory may do so to the Trinity United Church, River Hebert, or the Canadian Cancer Society.

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Ann's online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

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Service Date
Thursday, August 6, 2020
Service Time
2 pm
Service Location
Jones Family Funeral Centre, Amherst, NS

Prior to the service
Visitation Time
1 to 2 pm
Visitation Location
Jones Family Funeral Centre, Amherst, NS

Burial Date
Following the Fuenral Service
Burial Location
River Hebert Cemetery

Requested Charity
Trinity United Church, River Hebert, or the Canadian Cancer Society.