Edith Currier Douglass, 82

E dith Currier Douglass, 82, of West Palm Beach, Fla., formerly of Saratoga Springs, passed away on Oct. 29, 2010.

Born Aug. 6, 1928, in Mineville, she was the daughter of the late H. Paul and Clara Currier.

Edith graduated from Ellis Hospital School of Nursing.  After graduation she worked as a nurse at Ellis Hospital and later as a nurse at Glens Falls Hospital for more than 30 years.  She enjoyed church, singing in church choirs, knitting, crocheting, camping, reading and spending time with her grandchildren and great- grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Burleigh E. Douglass, a brother, Rodney Currier, and a sister, Donna (Currier) Remington.

Survivors include her four children, Donna K. Douglass and companion, Phyllis Spaman, of West Palm Beach, Fla., Alan Douglass and his wife, Bonnie of Queensbury, Jeff Douglass and his wife, Ruth, of Woodstock, Ga., and James Douglass and his wife, Susan, of Saratoga Springs; seven grandchildren, Steven Douglass of McDonough, Ga.,  Rebecca Douglass of Albany, Stephanie Douglass of Saratoga Springs, Jolene Hayes  of Queensbury, Alyson Douglass of Fort Edward, Jeremy Douglass of Saratoga Springs, and David Douglass of Woodstock, Ga.; five great-grandchildren, Cassidy Culver of Glens Falls, Lily Wolfe of Queensbury,  Skye Douglass of Saratoga Springs, Isaiah Douglass of Fort Edward, and Nathan Murray of Queensbury.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church, 175 Fifth Ave., Saratoga Springs.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Hope Center, 295 Molly Lane, Woodstock Ga. 30189; Palm Beach County Hospice, 5300 East Ave.,West Palm Beach, Fla. 33407; Frobenius Organ Series, Saratoga Springs United Methodist Church, 175 Fifth Ave., Saratoga Springs N.Y. 12866



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