The death occurred at Community Hospital, O’Leary on Friday, February 15, 2019 of Ferne Mabel (MacMillan) Carruthers, Howlan, age 90, wife of the late Clayton Carruthers. Born on October 20th, 1928 in West Cape, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Annie (MacPhee) MacMillan. Mother to David (Eileen) MacMillan, Wayne Carruthers, and Shirley (David) Smith. Grandmother to four grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Ferne is also survived by her loving sister Jeanette Baglole, dear sister in law Margaret MacMillan, brother in law Calvin Carruthers, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, sisters Isabel (Carl) Easter, Gladys, and Annie (in infancy); brothers Edward (Velda) and Albert; and brother in law Ralph Baglole. Resting at the Ferguson Funeral Home, O’Leary with visiting hours on Tuesday, February 19 from 1-3 pm. Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 3:00 pm. Interment in the spring in the Bloomfield United Church Cemetery. In memory of Ferne, memorials towards the funeral expense fund would be greatly appreciated.