Harold Brown1

M, #28163, b. circa 1942, d. 21 August 2016
FatherRussell Brown1
MotherGertrude Lorenda Bezanson1 b. 23 Sep 1909, d. 29 Feb 1980
Relationship5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Harold Brown was also known as Bub Brown.1 He was born circa 1942.1 He died on 21 August 2016 at Wolfville Nursing Home, Wolfville, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 23 August 2016:
BROWN, Harold 'Bub'

Age 74, of Wallbrook, Kings Co., passed away Sunday, August 21, 2016, in Wolfville Nursing Home. Born in Wolfville, he was a son of the late Russell and Gertrude (Bezanson) Brown.

He had been employed throughout the Wolfville area with Bill Sharpe, Charles Isnor and Duncanson’s. He also worked for a short period of time with the Millett’s in the roofing business in Ontario.

He is survived by sisters, Doris Millett, New Minas; Bertha Drysdale, Wolfville; brother, Victor Brown, Wolfville; nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by sisters, Geraldine Doyle, Suanna Webster and Muriel Noseworthy; brothers, Donald Brown, Vance Brown and Russell Brown.

Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation, by request. The funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, August 24 in White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Rev. Scott Prime and Rev. Jedidiah Elliott officiating.1
Last Edited23 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] Harold 'Bub' Brown Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 23 August 2016.

James Roger Jackson1

M, #28165, b. circa 1939, d. 13 September 2016
FatherEdward Bezanson Jackson1 b. 11 Apr 1909
MotherCatherine Elizabeth Foster1
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     James Roger Jackson was born circa 1939 at Fall River, Nova Scotia.1 He married Sandra (?).1 James Roger Jackson married Colleen Shunamon.1 James Roger Jackson died on 13 September 2016 at Magnolia Continuing Care, Enfield, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 17 September 2016:
JACKSON, James Roger 'Jim'

Age 77 of Enfield, passed away peacefully on September 13, 2016, in The Magnolia Continuing Care, Enfield, after a short illness.

Born in Fall River, he was a son of the late Edward and Catherine (Foster) Jackson. Jim had a varied career, working for Department of Transportation, Stewiacke Construction, as well as being Superintendent of Public Works for the Municipality of East Hants. He had a lifelong love for the outdoors, loved to garden and was a true woodsman. He loved to read, and was never without a book in his hand. Jim was always happiest sitting behind his team of horses, holding the reins.

Surviving are sister, Lynn MacEachern (Bill); brothers, William, Laurie, Clyde, Eric (Colleene), Peter; sister-in-law, Kim; children, Matthew (Lorelei), Erin (Jim), Jennifer (Scott); grandchildren, Colten (Cynthia), Madeline, Jason, Justin, Sarah, Jeffrey, Joshua, Paige; great-grandchildren, Akira and Bentley; former spouse and mother of his children, Sandra (Holmes).

He was predeceased by his wife, Colleen (Shunamon); and brother, Paul.

Cremation has taken place. A private family gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of Sunflower Cottage, at The Magnolia Continuing Care for their exceptional care during his time there.

'I have some friends, some honest friends, and honest friends are few; my pipe of briar, my open fire, a book that's not too new'. (Robert Service.)1
Last Edited28 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] James Roger 'Jim' Jackson Death Notice, The Halifax Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 17 September 2016.

Paul Jackson1

M, #28175
FatherEdward Bezanson Jackson1 b. 11 Apr 1909
MotherCatherine Elizabeth Foster1
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
Last Edited28 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] James Roger 'Jim' Jackson Death Notice, The Halifax Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 17 September 2016.