Marjorie L. Carrier
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WHITINGHAM- Marjorie Louise Carrier, 93 a longtime resident of Burrington Hill Road, died peacefully on Sunday, July 9, at Bennington Health and Rehabilitation. The daughter of Joseph C. and Roxie Mae (Bernard) Williams, she was born at home in Whitingham on June 28, 1924. Mrs. Carrier grew up in Whitingham and attended the old No. 6 Whitingham School House. She married Francis Carrier on July 24, 1976; he died on October 26, 2003. Mrs. Carrier’s home and family kept her occupied with needlework, crocheting, bird watching, and singing with her family.

She leaves nieces and nephews including her great-nieces, Wendy Birch and Rhonda Rafus, both of Whitingham; great-nephews, Jason Williams, of Whitingham, Jerome Carrier, of Sarasota, FL, and Brian Williams, of Arcadia, FL; nieces, Betty Wilder, of Turners Falls, MA, Cheryl Scott, of Readsboro, and Jolene Mahon, of West Dover; and nephew, John Carrier. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Helen Bird and Walter Williams; nephews, Walter and Harold Williams; and niece, Heidi Hume.

Funeral services will be held at the Covey, Allen & Shea Funeral Home on Saturday, July 15, at 2:30 pm, with Rev. L. Douglas LaPlante officiating. She will be laid to rest next to her husband Francis in the Cutting Cemetery. Friends may call at the Covey, Allen & Shea Funeral Home on Friday from 6 to 8 pm when the family will be present. Gifts may be made to the Ladies Benevolent Society in care of Covey, Allen & Shea Funeral Home, PO Box 215, Wilmington, VT 05363. To send personal condolences visit
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