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  • Winnie Carson

  • Passing Date:Sun, Oct 16 2022
  • Funeral Date:Sat, Oct 22 2022
  • Viewing:Satuday 1-3 PM
  • Funeral Location:Sterling Bell Memorial Chapel
  • Resting Location:Sterling Bell Memorial Chapel
  • Wishes:SPCA or one's choice
Winnie (Briggs) Carson

Peacefully at the Miramichi Regional Hospital, surrounded by her loving family, Winnie Carson, wife of James (Jim) Carson of Miramichi, passed away at the age of 89. Born in Newcastle, NB, she was the daughter of the late Al & Josephine Briggs.

Cherished and survived by her husband, Jim of 50 years, son: Sterling (Sylvia) Stewart, Miramichi, two daughters: Anne MacDonald (Lloyd), Miramichi and Marilyn (Merlin) Smith, Greenfield NS. She leaves behind six grandchildren: Dean (Erin), Tina (Christian), Gregory (Flora), Lezley (Greg), Jocelyn (Craig), Jonathan (Lilly), sixteen great grandchildren and one great great grandchild: Navy. She also leaves behind one brother: Art Briggs, Miramichi and four sisters-in-law.

Winnie is predeceased by her parents, three sisters and five brothers.

The family will receive visitors at the Sterling Bell Memorial Chapel on Saturday, October 22, 2022, from 1-3 pm followed by the funeral service beginning at 3 PM with Pastor Willard Waltling officiating. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Cemetery.

The family would like to express sincere appreciation and special thanks to Patsy Stewart for taking such great care of our mom at home, Allison MacKenzie and Donna Bernard for sitting with her, and to the staff of the palliative care unit.

In Winnie’s memory, donations may be made to the SPCA Miramichi, Dr. Gerard and Judy Losier Foundation or to a memorial of one’s choice. Messages of condolence can be sent through our website:

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB E1V 1N9. Telephone: 622-3600
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