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Stella Marie (Spence) Morris


Stella Marie (Spence) Morris

Stella Marie (Spence) Morris, 89, of Cambridge, formerly of Parrsboro, passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 10, 2023, surrounded by her loving family, in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville, after a period of failing health. Born in Harrison Settlement, she was a daughter of the late George and Harriett (Pettigrew) Spence.

Stella was a loving wife, exceptional mother and proud grandmother. Family was the most important aspect of her life, and her grandchildren were her entire world. She enjoyed being outside, especially camping and travelling throughout the Maritimes in their Motorhome. She also enjoyed baking, playing cards, dancing and music.

Stella is survived by her daughter, Debbie Morris (Barbara Sweet), Billtown; twin son, Jerry (Janet) Morris, Parrsboro; siblings, Tommy, Elizabeth and Maureen, all of Parrsboro; grandchildren, Janice, Angela, T.J., Nicole, Kaitlin and Wyatt; eight great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, John "Jack" Morris; twin son, Johnny, at the age of 5; and siblings, Percy, Gladys, Eileen and Lavenia.

The family would like to extend their sincere thanks of appreciation to VON homecare for the exceptional care, kindness and compassion that Stella received over the past year.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation by request. A Celebration of Stella’s life will take place from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 30 in the Parrsboro Fire Hall, 252 Willow Street, Parrsboro. Donations in memory may be made to the MS Society, Lung Association or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. On-line condolences and inquiries may be directed to

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Service Date
Saturday, September 30, 2023
Service Time
2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Service Location
Parrsboro Fire Hall, 252 Willow Street, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia

There will be no visitation by request

Requested Charity
MS Society, Lung Association or a charity of choice