233. Nitelle Barbour6 was born on 7 October 1916 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA. She died on 8 June 2008 at the age of 91. She was buried on 12 June 2008 in Village cemetery, Thomaston, Maine.
Nitelle Barbour Wood
ROCKLAND (June 10): Nitelle Barbour Wood, 91, of Rockland, and formerly of Thomaston, died on Sunday, June 8, 2008.
She was born in Kenosha, Wisconsin, on Oct. 07, 1916, the daughter of Hosea and Edith (Powers) Barbour. She was raised and educated in Deer Isle, Maine, and graduated from Deer Isle High School. She married Carl F. Wood on Dec. 10, 1935. She lived in Massachusetts with her family, until moving to Warren, Maine, in 1946, and then moved again back to Massachusetts in 1965. She retired from Tom McCan & Company, and moved back again to Warren, Maine, in 1981.
Mrs. Wood cared for many foster children over the years. She attended Thomaston Baptist Church prior to moving in 1965, and was a past member of White Oak Grange, Warren, Maine. Before the loss of her eyesight, she enjoyed watching wild birds and reading. She loved music, affection, family, and she had many fond memories of trips to the Smoky Mountains, summer vacations at a cottage on Sennebec Pond where she enjoyed canoing and swimming. She loved the salt water, vacations at cottages in the Belfast area, and musicals at the Maine State Theatre in Brunswick.
She was predeceased by all siblings; her husband, Carl F. Wood, Jan. 3, 1978; son, Paul Wood, July 6, 2003; grandson, Kevin Barter, Jan. 31, 1991, and step-grandson, George Barter, Jan. 13, 2007; son-in-law, Kenneth Barter; daughter-in-law, Daphne Wood; daughter-in-law, Grace Wood.
Surviving are: Sons, Carl B. Wood, of Rockport, and companion, Suzie Dow, of Bangor, Donald Wood and wife, Rose, of Oakland; Daughters, Judith Barter, of Warren, and Susan Jones, of Union;Grandchildren, Vicki Scott, of Rockport, Katrina Thompson, of Hope, Steve Wood, of Sabattus, Julie Pease, of Waldoboro, Kathy Cushman, of Warren, Lorie Richardson, of Warren, Travis Wood, of Oakland, Michelle Hathorne, of Frankfort, Tonia Shurette, of Oakland, Monica Dupont, of Saco, Kristina Jones, of Florida, Kristopher Jones, of U.S. Air Force, Quam, Diana Hunt, of So. China, Tracy Wood, West Coast; Daughter-in-law, Jenina Wood, of Warren; Sister-in-law, Florence Reed, of Florida; Many great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family expresses heart felt gratitude to the Knox Center for Long Term Care, nursing staff and all employees for the years of excellent care and compassion.
Memorial donations can be made to the Maine Cancer Society , or charity of your choice.
Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, June 11, 2008, 6 to 8 p.m. at Hall & Bibber Funeral Home. A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, June 12, 2008, at 10 a.m. with burial to follow at the Village Cemetery, Thomaston.
Arrangements are entrusted to Hall & Bibber Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 78 Main St., Thomaston.
Nitelle Barbour and Carl F. Wood were married on 10 December 1935. Carl F. Wood was born on 12 December 1916. He died on 3 January 1978 at the age of 61.7
Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued
CARL WOOD 12 Dec 1916 Jan 1978 02375 (South Easton, Bristol, MA ) 02375 (South Easton, Bristol, MA ) 013-10-4295 Massachusetts
Nitelle Barbour-98496 and Carl F. Wood-98497 had the following children:
|Paul W. Wood-98488.|
|Carl B. Wood lived in Rockport, Knox County, Maine, USA in 2008.|
|Donald Wood lived in Oakland, Maine, USA in 2008.|
|Judith Wood lived in Warren, Maine, USA in 2008.|
|Susan Wood lived in Union, Maine, USA in 2008.|