James MacDonald

Obituary of James Ernest MacDonald

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MacDONALD, J. Ernest Scotch Hill MacDONALD, James Ernest ‘Ernie’ -91, of Scotch Hill, passed away July 25, 2022 in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Scotch Hill, he was a son of the late James & May (Davidson) MacDonald. A lifelong resident of Scotch Hill, Ernie farmed, logged, and worked at local sawmills. He also plowed snow with the Department of Highways. Surviving are sons, Bill and Bert (Vickie), Scotch Hill; grandchildren, Derek (Claire), Alberta; Bert (Abbie), Cape John; Sarah (Donald), Pictou; Christina, Pictou; Mitchell, Scotch Hill; great-grandchildren, Autumn, Jaymes, Audrey, Caleb and Theo. Ernie was predeceased by his wife Betty; son, Brent; sister, Joyce; and brother, Harry. A Graveside Service will be held 11 AM Friday in Scotch Hill Cemetery, with Rev. Jim Webber-Cook officiating. Family flowers only please. Donations in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice. www.mclarenfuneral.ca