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Edith Charlotte Gillies


Edith Charlotte Gillies

GILLIES , Edith Charlotte (Sears) of McAdam, N.B. passed away peacefully on February 3, 2013 after a brief illness at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital in Fredericton, N.B.

Edith was born in Toronto, Ontario on July 12, 1923. She was the widow of James Harry Gillies and the daughter of the late Elgin and Charlotte (Hatton) Sears.

She is survived by her children, James Edward Gillies, Sharon Wilson, Diane and Donna Gillies; grandchildren, Jodi and Aaron Wilson; brother, Albert Sears.

She is predeceased by her husband, James; sisters, Doreen Sweers and Kathleen (Kitty) MacLeod; son-in-law, Patrick Wilson. Resting at St. George's Anglican Church, McAdam, N.B. from where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 2 PM. Visiting hours will be held at the church on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 from 12-2 PM.

Interment at Rockland Cemetery, McAdam, N.B.

For those who wish, remembrances to St. George's Anglican Church or a charity of one's choice would be appreciated by the family.

Condolences may be sent to the family online at

The S.O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, N.B. in care of funeral arrangements.