ST. ALBANS - George Harold Nutter, 88, passed away after a brief illness surrounded by his family November 18, 2014. He was born October 18, 1926 in St. Albans, a son of George Henry and Sadie (Morrill) Nutter.
He attended St. Albans schools and served in the U. S. Army in the Pacific theatre during World War II. He held a variety of jobs over the years and drove school bus for over 30 years until he was 78. Harold served as sexton of the St. Albans cemeteries for over 15 years. He grew up on a farm and was a true jack of all trades doing whatever was needed in order to support his family. He also worked in the woods and pulled ponies. He was a charter member of the Sno-Devils Snowmobile Club and was the club trail master for over 20 years. He was honored to receive a brand new snowmobile when he retired.
He and his wife Millie always enjoyed having their family around, whether it was Saturday night card games, or hunting, fishing, camping or 4-wheeling in the Maine woods. Harold attended the Hartland Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife of 56 years, Camilla "Millie" (Chute) Nutter, he is survived by his sons, Thomas and wife Kathy Nutter of Ripley, David and wife, Debbie Nutter of Benton, and Dale Gordon of St. Albans; daughters, Helen and husband, Mike Snowman of Hartland, Holli and husband, John Stedman and Bonnie and husband, Amos Lawrence, all of St. Albans; a sister, Dorothy Dubois of Ripley; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by 3 children, Margaret Nutter, Henry Nutter, and Daryl Gordon.
Friends may call from 6-8 P.M. Friday, November 28th, at Crosby & Neal, 117 Main Street, Newport. A memorial service will be held at 1 PM Saturday, November 29th, at the First Baptist Church of Hartland, with the Rev. David Michaud officiating. Burial will be in Ferndale Cemetery, Ripley. Those who wish may leave written condolences at www.CrosbyNeal.com