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CENTRAL FALLS - Nellie (Macksoud) Lemire, 93, passed away unexpectedly Monday, July 8, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Ovila Lemire. Born in Central Falls, she was a daughter of the late Habib and Lillie (Sasba) Macksoud. Nellie worked at Hasbro for many years until her retirement. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother, who enjoyed cooking; baking and especially enjoyed playing Bingo with her many friends. Nellie was also a Hi-Lo Jack, championship player.
She leaves four children; two grandchildren; a brother, James Macksoud; a sister, Gloria Nahas and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Liturgy of Christian Burial on Saturday at 10 a.m. directly at the Church of St. Basil The Great, 15 Skyview Drive, Lincoln. Interment will follow at St. Basil Cemetery, Cumberland. VISITATION Friday 4 to 7 p.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket.