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Edna Phyllis Adams


Edna Phyllis Adams

Edna Phyllis Adams - age 96, of Steam Mill, Kings County, passed peacefully at the Grand View Manor in Berwick on Thursday, November 28, 2019. She was a daughter of the late Rena (Wood) and Henry Richardson. Mom and her beloved sister, Clara Crandall, were brought up by their maternal grandparents, Justina and Kelsey Wood, of Glenmont. Mom was a full time homemaker who loved her family to the fullest. She was called "Mom" and "Nan" by many outside of her family. She was well known for her homemade chocolate fudge and sugar doughnuts. In addition to doing her housework, she loved to work outside doing yard work, especially tending her flower beds. She will be sadly missed by her son, Robert "Bob" Jr. (Rose) and daughter, Doreen (Vic) Leopold, both of New Minas; grandchildren, Brian, Tammy, Denise, Scott, Dena, Holly, Jamie, Mark, Stephen, Robin and Nick; 15 great-grandchildren; 19 great great-grandchildren; half-brother, Henry Jr. and half-sister, Lillian. Edna was predeceased by her husband, Robert Sr.; sons, Gordon and Lindsay (Rita), infant son, Calvin; step-mother, Marion and half-brother, Bert. There will be no visitation, by request. The funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, December 2, 2019 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Reverend Ivan Norton officating. Burial will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill. Family flowers only, by request. Donations in memory may be made to a charity of your choice. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation to the staff on the Ross Unit of Grand View Manor and to all of Mom’s great family and wonderful neighbours over the years while she was still in her own home. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. 


God bless you Mom and rest in peace.

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Service Date
Monday, December 2, 2019
Service Time
1:00 p.m.
Service Location
White Family Funeral Home, Kentville

There will be no visitation, by request

Burial Location
Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill

Requested Charity
charity of your choice