Joan Priscilla Churchill Obituary | Joan Priscilla Churchill Passed Away

Joan Priscilla Churchill Cause Of Death: With a heavy heart, and with great sorrow in our hearts, we learned about the passing of our dearly beloved, Joan Priscilla Churchill who passed on to glory unexpectedly on December 21, 2021.

Churchill (nee Neily) – It is with sad hearts we share the news that Joan suddenly passed away December 21 at the age of 83 in Wolfville,
NS. She was born in her family’s North Kingston house in 1938 at the foot of the North Mountain. She was a good student at the local high school and then Teachers College. She taught at Bridgetown and in British Guyana before returning to Canada to become the Girls’ Work
Secretary of the Atlantic Baptist Convention. How she loved to work with youth to share with them her Christian faith. In 1968, she married her best friend – Rev. Dr. Keith Churchill – who was pastor of Lancaster Baptist Church, Saint John, NB.

Shortly after, son Jeff came along in 1970. After that were moved to various places due to Keith’s work including FBC Lethbridge, WPGBC Vancouver, and Trinity BC Sherwood Park, Alberta. At each stop, Joan sang in the choir-led Christian education work, was involved in Jeff’s school and made countless new friends. Other jobs included school PTA, moderator of the Port Williams United Baptist Church and vice president of the Canadian Baptist Federation, senate member for the University of Lethbridge, Western representative to Canadian Baptist Ministries, Returns Officer with Elections Canada and Secretary to the Alberta Area Minister. Keith and Joan retired in 2006 to Greenwich, NS and were visited often by Jeff, Devon (wife) and two beloved grandsons, Hayden and Callum.

She loved her church, her family, and her friends. She will be greatly missed by all. She has joined her beloved Keith and will continue their journey together in the Great Reward. Funeral – Sun Dec 26 at 1pm AT at the Port Williams United Baptist Church by invitation only due to attendee restrictions. Please join the live stream from the Port Williams United Baptist Church YouTube channel. In lieu of flowers, please donate to causes close to Joan’s heart – Port Williams United Baptist Church Garden Fund, Kingswood Camp or Doctors Without Borders.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. In accordance with the Nova Scotia Proof of Full Vaccination Policy, proof of full vaccination will be required to attend visitations, services and receptions held in or by the White Family Funeral Home.

Tributes To Joan Priscilla Churchill

Joan Priscilla Churchill was the epitome of generosity. Every form and act of kindness you can find in a man resides in him of which he has always expressed it while on Earth and filling the space he left behind in the hearts of many, as well as his family will be difficult.

We sincerely keep his family in our prayers. He will be dearly missed as he portrayed real acts of kindness to every person that crossed his path, he was thoughtful and reasonable in all his ways. All he did had strings of intentionality and rendered help to humanity in the best way that he could.

To every friend, brother, sister, and sympathizers of the deceased, we are deeply sorry for your loss and we hope that you find consolation in the fact that the deceased was a good man and lived his life to the fullest while on earth and by his existence, humanity experienced an unusual positive change.

Condolences To Family and Loved ones

Death is grim, harsh, cruel, and a source of infinite grief, in the presence of death there is only silence and a sense of awe. May the favors of affection arrive and may its tranquility live with you. May its embodiment enlighten your heart, now and everlastingly more.

Certain individuals come into our lives, leave impressions on our souls, and we are never the same. While we are grieving the loss of our beloved, others are cheering to meet him behind the veil.

An incredible soul serves everybody constantly but won’t ever leave our hearts. It unites us over and over. We know for sure that we never lose our loved ones, even to death. They keep on taking part in each act, thought and choice we make.

Their love leaves a permanent engraving in our memories. We observe solace in realizing that our lives have been advanced by having shared their love.

Joan Priscilla Churchill Obituary

Family privacy should be observed at this troublesome time. This distribution is a piece of vital data in particular, made out of public concerns and doesn’t fill in as a eulogy declaration for Churchill. The eulogy would be authoritatively delivered by the family.

Subtleties of the deceased entombments, burial service, funeral and other related functions would legitimately be distributed by the family of the deceased in their preferred online platform. Below, we offer a piece of our condolences to the affected family. We hope this living tribute will bring comfort to you and your family.

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  1. Shocked and saddened to only learn today of Joan’s passing…
    She was a precious lady with such class and insight. She was good to me, very good and I appreciated the love and support. We loved her and miss her, too. Talking to her helped bring perspective to this difficult time.


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