It is with great sadness that the family of Mary Laird, age 99, of Hampton, NB, announces her passing which occurred on September 27, 2019 at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Born in Coalburn, Scotland, on October 9, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Mary (Brown) Forsyth.
Mary was a lifetime member of the Hampton United Church and was involved in the UCW and the Ladies Auxiliary. Over the years, Mary dedicated herself to many local organizations such as the Senior’s Resource Centre and the Hampton Legion.
Mary is survived by her niece Annie Connell & family; nephew Fred Forsyth & family; beloved sister-in-law Ariel Laird; and well as many other sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and extended family. Besides her parents, Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, George Laird who passed away in 2013; and brother William Forsyth.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Reid’s Funeral Home (506-832-5541), 1063 Main Street, Hampton, NB. A private family graveside service will take place at Hampton Rural Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Mary may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and memorial donations may be made through ReidsFH.com