MacKAY, James Murray
MacKAY, James Murray - 82, Four Mile Brook, died November 24, 1997, at home. Born in West Branch, he was the son of the late John Peter and Isabel Catherine (Murray) MacKay. He was a lumberman contractor for Scott Paper for a number of years. Surviving are his wife, the former Jessie Tattrie; daughters, Vendres (Mrs. Fred Bezanson),Scotsburn; Lorraine Atkinson, Truro, Darlene Murphy, Newfoundland; sons, Lyman, Harland, at home, seven grandchildren, sisters, Anne O'Dell, Arizona; Pearl Croughwell, Jessie Height, California, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by daughters, Geraldine, Eunice, Mary Eileen, sisters, Ruth, Gladys. No visitation by request. Private family service 2 p.m. Saturday in MacLeod's Funeral Home. River John, Rev. Lee MacNaughton officiating. Burial in West Branch Cemetery.
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