Letha L. Sprout

1924 ∼ 2020

Letha L Sprout was born in Lancaster, MA on December 13, 1924 to Oliver Lescord and Agnes Drake Lescord. Letha passed away on Wednesday, July 29th after several years of declining health being unable to enjoy her favorite past time of playing cards, cribbage and word games.

Letha graduated from Bellows Falls High School in 1943.  She went on to Fitchburg Nursing School.

She moved to Falmouth in 1949 raising her children, Lois A Ferreira, Richard A Fernandes and James L Fernandes.

She enjoyed small children working as a nursery school teacher for Falmouth Child Study Club. She later had a Day Care in her home.

Later in life she worked as an Activities Director, her mission being to help seniors use their minds. She wrote a book “The Think Tank Word Games” for all generations. Her grandchildren enjoyed her word games.

She is survived by a sister Shirley Smith of Drewsville, NH, her daughter Lois A Ferreira of Falmouth, MA, sons Richard A Fernandes of New Bedford, James A Fernandes of Danforth, ME, her grandchildren Brett, Elizabeth, Casey, Jennifer and Kyle. Her favorite nephews and their wives Ronald & Marsha Hopkins and John & Marjorie Patterson.

Interment of ashes will be private on Oct 8, 2020.

Letha L. Sprout

1924 ∼ 2020

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