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From the scrapbook of Bessie Viola DeBaie - cutout not dated -
(The Halifax Chronicle Herald - January 31, 1977)


John Clarence DeBaie, 87, DeBaie's Cove, Halifax County, died Friday at Ocean View Manor. Born in DeBaie's Cove he was the son of the late John H. and Annie (Abriel) Debaie. Surviving besides his wife, the former Bessie McLaughlin, are seven son; David, Arnold, Herbert, Darryl, Peter , and Norman all of DeBaie's Cove; Ronald, Pondville, Cape Breton; five daughters, Olive (Mrs. Joseph Martin), Lower Ship Harbor; Frances ( Mrs. Philip Melanson ), and Beulah(Mrs. Donald Damore), both of Windsor ,Ont.,Patricia( Mrs.Nino Mariglia), Niagara Fall,Ont.,Carol (Mrs. Avery Young), West Petpeswick , 31 Grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The body is at Rowling's Funeral Home, Musquodoboit Harbor. Funeral service will be today at 11a.m. at St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church, DeBaie's Cove. Burial in church cemetery.