Barbara "BZ" May Zazzali – Cumberland

Barbara "BZ" May Zazzali – Cumberland

Barbara "BZ" May (Prout) Zazzali, 87, of Cumberland passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018.

Born January 17, 1931, in Cranston, she was the foster daughter of the late Noble and Luella Willis and family.

She was the mother of Lynn-Ann McClarnon of Central Falls; grandmother to Heather Mtaalah of Cumberland and Christopher Fontes of California; great-grandmother to Alexander Mtaallah of Cumberland and Damian Fontes of California.

She was employed as a Customer Service Representative at Ann&Hope for 43 years before retiring in 2001.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Cottage Street, Pawtucket. She was a former chair member, Sunday school superintendent and teacher, and secretary of the music committee and Board of Trustees.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to BZ's Life Celebration to be held Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, with visiting hours from 10 a.m. to noon, in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. A prayer service will be held at noon. A private burial will follow.

For the online memorial, visit .