EAST CORINTH – Everett Norman Sargent, 71, died Sept. 25, 2004, at his home after a long illness surrounded by his loving family. He was born Oct. 14, 1932, in Biddeford, the son of Perley Sr. and Marion (Grace) Sargent. Everett was the owner and operator of Sargent Riding Stables for many years. He also enjoyed buying and selling horses and hay. His specialty was draft horses which he liked too compete with at fairs, making a living with at home, and used for giving hay rides with fond memories of students from the University of Maine. Everett also enjoyed going to the auctions seeing people he knew and trading and dickering horses. Later in life he enjoyed watching his grandchildren at horse shows and offering them advice on how to compete with their horses. He was a wonderful man and will be sadly missed by his family and friends. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Beverly (Quimby) Sargent; a son, Scott E. Sargent and wife, Lee of East Orland; six daughters, Brenda Durand of Wells, Pam Barreras and husband, Jim of East Waterboro, Angie Reeves and husband, Carl of Bradford, Debbie Page of Kenduskeag, Tammy Pinkham and husband, Terry of Corinth, Sandy Sirabella and husband, Noel of Exeter; two brothers, Perley Sargent Jr. and wife, Helen of Sanford, Ernest Sargent of Texas; three sisters, Teddy Armitage of Springvale, Donna-Lee Michaud and companion, Barb of Lebanon, Madelene Crocher of Saco; 11 grandchildren, Ryan, Randi-Jan, Kim-Marie, Chad, Brandon, Ian, Tiffany, Kayla, Chelsea, Katlyn, Dustin; five great-grandchildren, Christopher, Kylie, Matthew, Hannah, Madison; several nieces and nephews; and a special nephew, Ernst Hamilton of Waterboro; two special boys that named Everett as their own Grampy, JJ & Tyler; very special neighbors, the Dows, Cathy, Jeff, Teresa, and JR; and a special friend, Jeff Tilton. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 12-1 p.m., Wednesday, Sept 29, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, where funeral services will be at 1 p.m., with Dalton Dunfee, officiating. Interment will be at Corinthian Cemetery, Corinth. Friends are invited to a time of gathering at Everett’s home, at 521 Mudgett Road, Corinth, following the services. Gifts in his memory may be made to the Maine Parkinson Association, 100 Campus Drive, Unit 106, Scarborough, ME 04074.
EVERETT N. SARGENT
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:15 p.m.