Funeral service for the late Agnes ‘Shirley’ Morrison, Aberdeen, Inverness County, was held November 17 in St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Whycocomagh, with Reverend Andrew Macdonald officiating. Burial was in Stewartdale Cemetery.
Mrs. Morrison died November 13, 2018, in Victoria County Memorial Hospital, Baddeck.
Born in East Skye Glen, Inverness Co., she was a daughter of the late John Murdock and Annie Catherine (Macphee) Macinnis. A long-time member of St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church and St. Andrew’s Ladies Aid Society, she taught Sunday school and worked diligently on many committees. In 2012, she was honoured by her peers as Volunteer of the Year. She was also a member of Bayville Seniors Club where she enjoyed many card games. She worked at various places over the years, Whycocomagh Co-op, Ralph’s Dairy and Dennis Haverstock Funeral Chapel in Whycocomagh.
She is survived by two sons, Stewart (Carolyn) Morrison; Ivan (Joyce) Morrison; daughter, Jill (Selwyn) Morrison; four grandchildren, Dylan (Cara) Morrison,devin Morrison, Jade Hunt, Emily Morrison; six sisters, Dolena (late Hector) Mackinnon, Jessie (late Lauchie) Mackinnon, Phyllis (late D.J.) Ferguson, Edna (late Gordon) Maclennan, Janet (late Angus) Scott, Willena (Peter) Parker; brother, Jackie (Marie) Macinnis; two sisters-in-law,
Neila (Joe) Gerrior, Laura Macinnis; many nieces and nephews; friend, Malcolm Maclean.
She was predeceased by three sisters, Mae (Neil) Mackay; Margaret (Neil) Campbell; Laura Macinnis; three brothers, Murdock (June), Stewart, Morrison; two nephews, Sheldon and Graham Mackay; niece, Deborah Macinnis; grandniece, Ally Maclennan; ex-husband and father of her children, John A. ‘Jackie’ Morrison.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church or to a charity of choice.
Online condolences: www.haverstocks.com