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Funeral Service

Crosspointe Church
Sunday June 19th, 2022
3:30pm

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Crosspointe Church
Sunday June 19th, 2022
2:00pm - 3:30pm

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Mary Joan Monteith

NETTLETON -   Mary "Joan" (Maher) Monteith, 88, passed away on Friday, June 17, 2022 at the NMMC in Tupelo. She was born on December 3, 1933 in St. Johns Newfoundland, Canada to parents Edward Maher and Catherine (Dalton) Maher. She was a floral designer before she retired . She loved to travel , crochet, sew and bake. She also enjoyed her time in Japan teaching English. Mom loved with her whole heart. Her greatest love was her family and she taught us that family always comes first, no matter what.
  Funeral services will be at Crosspointe Fellowship Church of Nettleton on Sunday, June 19, 2022 at 3:30 p.m. with Bro. Jason Franklin officiating. A private family only committal service will be at New Chapel Cemetery.
  Survivors include her siblings: John (Nellie), Marie (Bob), Carol Ann (Dave), Deb (Tony), and Linda (Stead), her 3 children; Cathy (Jerry) Riley, Dale "Cookie" (Chris) Monteith, and Connie (David) Phillips, her 19 grandchildren: Edward Monteith Jr., Danny Monteith, Carol Ann Monteith, Josh (Katy ) Riley, Dale Henry Monteith, Candice Monteith, Alicia Monteith, Melissa Monteith (Victor Guerrero), Chelsea (Drew) Goff, Kimberly (Sawyer) Phillips, Jennifer (James) Magenheimer, Jonathon (Tiffany) Robinson and Justin Cooper (Brooke Kennedy) and her 10 great-grandchildren:
  Skyler, Noah, Tucker, Paisley, Lyla, Ryan, Lynzie Grace, Knox, Avery, and Ashlynn.
  She was preceded in death by her husband: Dale Monteith, her three sons: Eddie, David, and Johnny, her parents, her three brothers: Billy, Eddie, and Jim and her grandson: Jordan.
  Pallbearers will be Dale "Cookie" Monteith, David Phillips, Jerry Riley, James Magenheimer, Jonathon Robinson, Justin Cooper, Josh Riley and Sawyer Phillips.
  Honorary Pallbearers will be Noah Marrison, Tucker Goff, Ryan Magenheimer, and Knox Robinson.
  Visitation will be Sunday at the church before the funeral from 2:00-3:30 p.m.
  Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family at www.tisdalelannmemorialfh.com.


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A candle was lit in memory of Mary Monteith

Carol ann Jun 24 2022 5:09 AM

I loved you Joan. When my dad married your sister Linda, you became my auntie. I always enjoyed your visits to Newfoundland, especially the time we swapped purses. I wanted that Gucci bag of yours so bad, and you traded with me for a Gloria Vanderbilt. I loved your smile, your hugs and kisses, and I loved singing country songs for you. May you soar with the angels my sweet, I will never forget you. xo

Kathy DIcks-Peyton Jun 19 2022 5:03 PM

Condolences to the family. Joan was a beautiful lady and a shining light . I am Nellie’s sister and had the honour of having Joan stay at our house one night while waiting for a flight to St. John’s . She experienced her first Donair and happy to say she loved it. She is a Special Angel in Heaven and with her family there🙏🙏🙏😇💜

Pauline Mathiesen Jun 19 2022 5:02 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Monteith

Linda Dicks Jun 19 2022 3:48 PM

Cookie,Cathy,Connie and all family members,I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Mother,Grandma and Great Grandma.She was truly one of a kind.A true inspiration to us all.She was my big sister,my friend,my confidant.I always have and always will love her.I am thinking about you all today as you lay our Queen to rest.Big Hugs to you all

Aunt Linda Jun 19 2022 3:45 PM

My sincerest condolences to all who loved Aunt Joan, she was such a beautiful woman, inside and out, alway a smile on her face. May she Rest In Peace. Forever the Queen xoxoxox

Karen Dicks Jun 18 2022 12:45 PM

So sorry on the passing of one of my favourite people. I may not have had the opportunity to spend as much time with Aunt Joan over my lifetime due to the distance, she had such a positive impact on me each time we met. It always felt like we were never apart. I will miss those hugs!

Bobbilynn Keating Jun 18 2022 8:59 AM

Condolences to the families. Sorry for your loss.

James Healey Jun 18 2022 8:05 AM

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CarolAnn Bemister Jun 17 2022 8:48 PM