William E. Hurst
William E. Hurst, 48, of Morgan, and formerly of Hudson, New Hampshire, died at his home Saturday, October 6, 2000.
Mr. Hurst was born in Lowell, Massachusetts, the son of Bernecia (Edgecomb) Hurst Hodgkins of Sutton, New Hampshire, and the late Edwin E. Hurst.
He was a graduate of Tyngsboro High School. He started his police career in Tyngsboro, Massachusetts, and went to the Hudson, New Hampshire Police Department in 1977. He retired from the police department in 1997 with the rank of sergeant. Upon his retirement he moved to Morgan, and in 1999 he became a deputy sheriff with the Orleans County Sheriff's Department in Newport. He was a member of the Blue Knights. He enjoyed playing guitar and was an avid outdoorsman and boa ter.
Besides his mother, survivors include a son, William J. Hurst, of Montana; two daughters and sons-in-law, Alicia and John Bourdon and Diana and Bryant Beverlie, all of Hudson; a brother, David Hurst, of Sutton, New Hampshire; three grandchildren: Kaila Bourdon of Hudson, Kinsley Hurst of Montana, and Olivia Beverlie of Hudson; and also a special friend, Diane Grondin, of Morgan.
A Funeral Mass was celebrated in St. John the Evangelist Church in Hudson on Thursday, October 12. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Hudson Police Relief Association, 1 Constitution Drive, Hudson, New Hampshire 03051.
The Dumont-Sullivan Funeral Home, Hudson, is in charge of arrangements. Local arrangements are by Curtis-Britch Funeral Homes.
Leodile Robert, 96, of Orleans, died in Newport on Monday, October 9, 2000.
Mrs. Robert was born in Kateville, Quebec, the daughter of Fardene and Georgeno (Dubois) Lenglois. She worked most of her life cooking at various restaurants around the area. She was a communicant at St. Theresa's Catholic Church.
On November 6, 1924, she married Paul Robert, who predeceased her on October 23, 1987. She is survived by her children: Lawrence P. Robert and his wife, Beatrice, of Washington, Roland E. Robert and his wife, Andrea, of Newport, Doris L. Bent and her husband, Norman, of Orleans, and Rachel Yeaton and her husband, Dean, of Plymouth, New Hampshire; by her brother Theodore Langlois of Magog, Quebec; by her sisters: Adelle Langlois of Montreal, Quebec, Rejeane Turgeon of Magog, and Maracinne Vien of Magog; by 15 grandchildren; by 17 great-grandchildren, and by nine great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by four brothers.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Thursday, October 12, at St. Mary's Star of the Sea in Newport with the Reverend Jim Beauregard officiating. Interment followed at St. Mary's Cemetery in Newport.
Should friends desire, contributions in Mrs. Robert's memory can be made to the American Heart Association, Vermont Affiliate Incorporated, P.O. Box 485, Williston, Vermont 05495.
Arrangements are by Converse-Rushford Funeral Home.
Natalie Edith Hinton Davis
Natalie Edith Hinton Davis, 83, of Derby died peacefully April 3, 2001, in West Charleston.
Mrs. Davis was born December 8, 1917, in East Charleston, a daughter of Errol and Nettie (Colburn) Hinton. On May 14, 1937, she married Jerry Edwin Davis, who predeceased her February 23, 1998. For 37 years she and her late husband owned and operated Jay's Snack Bar in Derby and retired in 1984 to Morgan Road. She was a lifelong member of Lakeside Chapter Order of the Eastern Star, where she held the office of Ruth. She was also a member of Free Will Baptist Church of West Charleston and Home Dem. She held membership with Tops, where she lost the most weight last year. She enjoyed hooking rugs, cooking, collecting antiques, making crafts, and gardening.
She is survived by her children: Harvey Davis and his wife, Joan, of Bethel, Kenneth Davis and his wife, Kathleen, of Rutland, Elaine Pepin and her friend, Joe Howes, of Northfield, Massachusetts, Linda Dumond and her friend, Richard Roberts, of Franklin, New Hampshire, and Craig Davis and his wife, Jean, of West Charleston; by 17 grandchildren; by 12 great-grandchildren; by the following brothers and sisters: Pauline Coe and her husband, Neil, of St. Johnsbury, Ellie Hinton and his wife, Mona, of Westmore, and Norma Locke and her husband, Richard, of Irasburg; and by several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers, Earlton and Elvin Hinton.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 7, with the Reverend Richard Whitehill officiating.
Spring interment will be in Hillside Cemetery in East Charleston.
Should friends desire, contributions in Mrs. Davis' memory may be made to Free Will Baptist Church, West Charleston, Vermont 05872.
Arrangements are by Curtis-Britch Funeral Homes.