2012-06-30 / Obituaries

Death Notices

Boyd N. Husted

Boyd N. Husted, 84, of Rich Valley, Emporium, died June 21, 2012, in Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys. He was born Sept. 26, 1927 in Emporium, a son of Earl R. and Celia (Colter) Husted. On March 17, 1972, in Emporium, he married Maira Walden, who died Nov. 5, 1998. Mr. Husted was an Army veteran of World War II. He was employed by GTE Sylvania in Emporium and worked on the George B. Stevenson Dam construction. He also was was a member of the Shippen Township Board of Supervisors, and worked for PennDOT. Arrangements are under the direction of the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.

Ethel P. Mix

Ethel P. Mix, 93, of Shinglehouse, died June 24, 2012, in Charles Cole Memorial Hospital Extended Care, Coudersport. Born July 7, 1918 in Shinglehouse, she was a daughter of Earl T. and Vivien (Meacham) Haynes. On June 16, 1937 in Millport, she married John D. Mix, who died Oct. 3, 1994. Arrangements were under the direction of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse. Burial was in Myrtle Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Shinglehouse United Methodist Church or Oswayo Valley Memorial Library.

James Smith

James “Cotton” Smith, 71, of Russellville, Ark., died June 18, 2012, in Arkansas. Among survivors are wife of 48 years, the former Mary Harris; three children, including son James Smith and wife Emily of Emporium; and five grandchildren, including Jason Smith, Eyan Smith and Emmylina Smith, all of Emporium.

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