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Pamela A. Elder (1950-2017)

CHESTERVILLE - Pamela Ann Williamson Elder, 66, of Chesterville, passed away in January of 2017, in the comfort of her home.

Pamela A. Elder

She was born in February of 1950 in Farmington, the daughter of Milford and Eldora (Bachelder) Williamson. She received her education in LaBelle, Florida and was a graduate of Berry College in Rome, Georgia.

She married Danny Elder in October of 1970. She was active in the community throughout her life, participating in the Red Cross, Girl and Boy Scouts, and encouraging ministry. She particularly enjoyed interacting with and teaching children about Jesus.

She is survived by; her husband, Danny Elder of Chesterville; her three children: Aaron Smothers (Jeff) of Linglestown, Penn., Lacey Elder of Strong, and Daniel Elder (Pam) of Clayton, N.J.; her four grandchildren: Jonathan, Joshua, Trinity, and Grayson; her sister, Marsha Cross (Crawford) of Ludowici, Georgia; her brother, Joel Williamson (Jovita) of LaBelle, Florida; as well as many nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at the United Methodist Church in Vienna in the spring of 2017.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Dan & Scott’s Cremation & Funeral Service, 488 Farmington Falls Road, Farmington, ME 04938.

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  1. Pam was such a lovely lady. She always had a smile for everyone.

  2. Danny, sorry for your loss. Pam was a trooper. Courage comes in many forms. She had health issues since I got to know you guys, but she was always positive, active, and friendly. She was courageous.

  3. Danny and Lacy,
    I am sorry for your loss. Pam is a very kind person with a sweet and gentle spirit.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you,

  4. Danny,

    Sorry for your loss.

  5. Danny, Lacey and family,
    I am so sorry to hear about Pams passing- I always enjoyed her company at Heritage Society meetings and her great cooking for our suppers. Her presence will be missed greatly - I hope memories will comfort you all.

  6. There are no words. We really did love Pam, she was a wonderful person, a good, kind, sharing sister-in-law...Our deepest sympathies to you Danny, Aaron, Lacey and Daniel.

  7. To the Elder Family;

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during your time of loss. She will be greatly missed by us and the entire Soule family.