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SPONAGLE, Cynthia Eileen (89), formerly of Sherbrooke, Guysborough County, passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at Shoreham Village in Chester. She was born in Roachvale, Guysborough County, on August 16, 1929, a daughter of the late James and Evelyn (Grant) Horton. She was an excellent seamstress and worked for several years as a secretary. Cynthia is survived by daughters, Lynn (Don) Sponagle of Port Mouton and Lori (Stanley) Sponagle of Montreal; one brother, Cecil (Lucy) Horton of North Sydney; also several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Malcolm Sponagle. There will be no visitation by request. A memorial service will be held in the spring, with a location and time to be announced. Interment will be in Waternish Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. John's United Church, Sherbrooke, or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements under the dignified and compassionate care of G. W. Giffin Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.gwgiffin.com.