Jennie Embree
1924 - 2022
Jennie Embree
Visitation Information
Nov 9, 2022
Visitation Time
11:00am - 1:00pm
Visitation Location
Jones Family Funeral Centre
Service Information
Service Date
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Service Time
Service Location
Jones Family Funeral Centre
Burial Information
Burial Date
Nov 9, 2022
Burial Location
Baxter Cemetery
Requested Charity
Charity of your choice
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It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Jennie Geneva Embree, age 98, of Chapman Settlement, NS.  Jennie passed away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Friday, November 4, 2022.

Born in Beecham Settlement, NS, she was a daughter of the late Marshall and Flora (Chapman) Weeks.

Jennie was a member of the Lorneville United Church, a former member of the Chapman Settlement United Church Women, and when she resided in Tidnish she was an active member of the Tidnish Church, attending Sunday School and participating as a member of the choir. She and her husband were also members of the Cumberland Antique Car Club.  Jennie enjoyed family gatherings.

She will be dearly missed by her sons, James (Edna) and Ralph (Sally) both of Chapman Settlement, NS, Larry (Linda) of Tidnish Bridge, NS; foster son Bob Trenchard, Chapman Settlement, NS; sister Gladys (Albert) Greeno, Amherst; brother in law Wallace Greeno, Springhill, NS;  eight grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her loving husband Fred Embree; daughter Gloria (Lloyd) Goodwin; sisters Alice (Harold) Stewart, Marjorie Greeno, and Margaret (Herbert) Lowther;  brother, Albert Weeks and brother in law Herbert Lowther. 

Arrangements are under the care and guidance of the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church Street, Amherst, NS (902-667-8777) where visitation will take place on Wednesday from 11 am until 1 pm, followed immediately at 1 pm by her funeral service, Ruth Gamble, DLM officiating.  Internment will take place in the Baxter Cemetery beside her husband.

Donations in memory of Jennie may be made to a charity of your choice.

Memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting the online memorial at or by visiting the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook page.

Jennie Embree