Cornelia Scurry – Woonsocket

Cornelia Scurry – Woonsocket

Cornelia Scurry, 48, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 6, 2021, in the Woonsocket Health Center with her family by her side.

Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late Melvin and Susan (Harmon) Scurry.

She was a member of St. James Baptist Church, she enjoyed being with family and friends. Cornelia enjoyed cooking, braiding hair and writing poetry. She was a very caring individual with sense of love that would shine upon everyone she meet.

She is survived by her siblings Ruby Godette, her sister mom Evelyn Terry and her husband, Robert, Dolores Scurry and Carol Garrette, all of Woonsocket, James Scurry and his wife, Tanya, of Massachusets, Susan Dubois of Cumberland, Jennifer Terry and her husband, Tony, of Providence, Rose Clark and her husband, Tony, of Woonsocket, Jeffrey Scurry and his wife, Paula, of Burrillville; her stepsiblings, Louis Caro and his wife, Soccoro, of Puerto Rico, Onellia Nellie Gray and her husband, Thomas, of Woonsocket, and Emma Caro and her husband, Titio, of Woonsocket; Raphael Caro and his wife, Emma, of Woonsocket, Louis Lopez Jr. and his wife, Ivette, of Woonsocket; two godchildren Jeremiah Hardesty and Dshun Hardesty Jr.; two very close friends, Michelle and Ashley, and a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was also predeceased by her brothers Melvin and Tommie Scurry and stepbrothers Johnny Lopez and Emilio Caro.

A service will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at 1 p.m., in St. James Baptist Church, 340 South Main St., Woonsocket, RI 02895. Burial will be held at a later date. Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are on Friday, July 9, 2021, from 6 to 8 p.m. in St. James Baptist Church, 340 South Main St., Woonsocket, RI 02895. The S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1583 Diamond Hill Road, Woonsocket, R.I., is in charge of the arrangements. www.sdipardomcfh.com .