Paula Lee (Ellison) Woods, passed peacefully at her home on March 4th, 2023 with family by her side. Born in Newburyport, MA April 17th, 1961 to the late Lillian Fairweather & Winthrop (Jake) Ellison, Paula attended and graduated from Newburyport high school. She worked many years as a waitress before opening her own coffee shop with her mother at 127 Water Street, which was named “the coffee aroma”. Paula retired to Stark, NH with her husband, Sgt. Albert Woods, who passed away on January 25th, 2023.
Paula is survived by her loving daughter Lisa Marshall and her fiance’ Josh Dye; her siblings Millie Brown and her husband Bruce of whom cared for her and her husband in their final days, Jackie Murphy and her husband Shawn, Ann (Ellison) Clowes, Scott Ellison and his wife Gina, Linda Davis, Lance Ellison, Mark Ellison, Julie White and her husband Mark, Randy Fairweather and his wife Jamie, Richard Fairweather, Shawn Fairweather and Timmy Fairweather. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews and her dear friend Lori Marcotte.
A Celebration of Life to be announced at a future date. Arrangements are by the Bryant Funeral Homes, Berlin & Gorham, NH. Online guestbook at www.bryantfuneralhome.net.