JONESPORT – Ernestine B. Alley, 78, Mama, Nannie and “Gooch,” peacefully left her earthly family to join her heavenly family whom she had missed very much on April 11, 2004. The last living Bryant family member, having been predeceased by her father, Julian; mother, Velma; brothers, “Charlie Boy” and Carl; sisters, Wilhelmina, Eunice, Grace and Charlene “Mickey.” She was married to Leo W. Alley for 55 years. Together they raised 10 children. She was predeceased by Leo in 1999; two sons, Dwayne in 1993 and Joey in 1976. She is survived by her children, Carla Lougee of California, Julian and Mary of Addison, John and Laura of Jonesport, Cynthia and Dale of Winterport, Dean and Teresa of Jonesport, Jimmy and Marla of Jonesport, Teressa and Phil of Prospect Harbor, Tammy and Bruce of Virginia; 11 grandchildren, Joe, Ryan and Patty, Todd and Sandy, Tricia, Jennifer and Shawn, Mike and Kristi, Tory, Angie and Marty, Anthony, Brad and Tim; nine great-grandchildren. She is also survived by special sisters-in-law, Oriana and Joyce and Grammie Rosie Tucker; and many nieces and nephews. The most precious thing to Ernestine was her family. She worked at any local job she could find from packing fish, raking blueberries to bookkeeping to help her husband, Leo, raise their family. The fourth of July was very important to her and she showed her love of God and Country by proudly presenting her red, white and blue. She was also a sports enthusiast, an avid supporter of the Jonesport-Beals Royals and Royalettes by organizing many homecomings. Friends are invited to visit with the family 3-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Sawyer Memorial Congregational Church, Jonesport, where a funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, with Pastor George Woodward officiating. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery, Jonesport. Those who wish make memorial donations to the Maine Veteran’s Home, 44 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401. A memorial register is available at Arrangements are in the care of Bragdon-Kelley-Campbell Funeral Home, Machias. “Mama, get the table ready and we will see you there.”