Grace E. Sproul, age 77, died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Oak Grove Center, Waterville, ME, following a long illness. She was born in Gardiner, ME on August 7, 1941 a daughter of the late Donald B. and Hazel B. (Cunningham) Jackson.
Mrs. Sproul was a graduate of Wiscasset High School and was a member of the Weeks Mills Advent Christian Church.
She had been employed as a Mental Health Worker III at the Augusta Mental Health Institute for 28 years. She had previously worked at Lipman Poultry, where she met her future husband Jimmy, and also worked at the Jefferson Elementary School in the kitchen.
Grace enjoyed her daily trips to Hussey's General Store, playing cards and playing the lottery (scratch tickets).
Mrs. Sproul was pre-deceased by her husband, James W. Sproul; a son, Gregory O. Brann and a sister, Nancy French.
She is survived by four children: Jeffrey S. Brann and his wife Leslie of Nobleboro, Stanley R. Sproul and his wife Cyndie of Whitefield, Bradley J. Sproul and his wife Lisa of East Waterboro and Sue E. Sproul and her partner Roland Brann of Jefferson; a daughter-in-law, Wendy Brann of Randolph; two brothers: Maurice Jackson and his wife Laverne of Windsor and Donald Jackson and his wife Trudy of Harrollsville, NC; three sisters: Glennis Hutchinson of Waterville, Rose White and her husband Phil of New Port Richey, FL and Donna Jones and her husband Robert of Jefferson; 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Oak Grove Center in Waterville and MaineGeneral Medical Center in Augusta for the care and compassion they showed to Grace and the family during her illness.
Relatives and friends may visit on Tuesday, December 4th from 4-7 PM at Plummer Funeral Home, Windsor Chapel, 983 Ridge Rd., Rt. 32, Windsor. A graveside service will be held in the spring in Oak Hill Cemetery, Rt. 32 Windsor.