(The Fisherman's Advocate, October 2, 1964, page 4)
Passed peacefully away at Port Union, Mrs. Alfreda Russell, formerly of Southern Bay, B.B., age 75 years, 4 months.
Mrs. Russell has been an invalid for the past six years, and was never known to murmur or complain. She was patient to the end. She leaves to mourn their sad loss two sons, Harold at Southern Bay; Hubert at Gander; three daughters, Myra (Mrs. Nelson Thibault), Maniwha, Quebec; Mary (Mrs. Sidney Russell), Port Union, with whom she resided; and Jean (Mrs. Frazer Winsor), St. John's; 12 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Funeral service at the house was by Rev. C. R. King, for burial at Southern Bay, with Rev. Brown at the graveside.