Verna Brown Garrity, 92, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Summit Place in Beaufort, S.C. She was born in Hebron, the daughter of the late Merritt W. and Myrtle Nelson Brown. Verna was a member of the East Hebron Presbyterian Church, where she was a former elder. She was also a member of the East [...]
Not many people can say that their relative helped to found a town that helped shape a nation and a branch of the military. Kathy Trywhitt-Drake can, however.
William F. Dalton, 80 years old, of Bellingham, Washington, died March 6, 2008 after a lengthy illness. William was born on October 17, 1927 in Whitehall, the son of Fred Dalton and Hazel (Dalton) Meyer. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy at the age 17, serving four years during World War II. He [...]