Terrie-Lynn Atwood

Atwood, Terrie-Lynn, of Halifax. 

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Terrie-Lynn, at QEII Health Sciences Centre, on April 17th, 2022. Born in Halifax, she was the daughter of Rachele Atwood and Robert Purcell. 

Terrie-Lynn was a creative and smart woman; who was very strong and stayed smiling throughout all the hard times she endured. After her accident Terrie-Lynn started her own business; making and selling bodysuits for anyone, including disabled people to feel beautiful in their own skin. She was planning on going to school for business in the fall to further her knowledge and work on her business more. Terrie-Lynn was someone who gave love unconditionally to everyone in her life. She loved music and you could always catch her singing and dancing. 

Surviving is her Mother, Rachele Atwood, Father; Robert Purcell. Partner, Antonio Carvery; Children, Jordan Atwood-Ross, Jaelynn Atwood-Ross, and Jesse Atwood. Sisters, Toni Dixon, Robin Atwood, and Carly Purcell; Brothers, Coty Atwood, Blake Atwood, Coady Purcell; Nephews; Aashtyn Dixon-Lawrence and Adryaan Dixon-Lawrence and Niece; Paislee Atwood. Grandmothers; Donna Drysdale Atwood and Sandra Purcell; Aunts; Charlotte Atwood (Earnie Carey), Melissa Atwood (Kirk MacDonald) as well as many other family and friends. 

Terrie-Lynn was predeceased by Grandfathers John Atwood and Robert Purcell. 

Visitation will be held at J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd, on Thursday, April 28th, from 6-8 pm. A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, April 29th at 2pm. Burial will take place after the service at Fairview Lawn Cemetery. Following burial a memorial gathering for Terrie-Lynn will take place at the Spryfeild Legion, 7 Sussex St, from 5pm- 1am. 

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