Hazel Carter Talbott, 86

August 14, 2010
  • Hazel Carter Talbott

JULY 15, 1924-AUG. 12, 2010

Mrs. Hazel Carter Talbott, 86, of Myersville, died Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, at Glade Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born in Florida on July 15, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Callis and Nora Osterland Carter.

Hazel was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, William U. Talbott in 2005.

She was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church of Myersville and an active member of the Mt. Zion United Methodist Women. She loved to crochet, make coconut cakes for her friends, garden and collect glassware. For many years, Hazel worked as an instructional aide at Myersville Elementary School. She was a loving mother and grandmother who will be deeply missed.

Surviving Hazel are her three children, sons, W. Keith Talbott and wife Tammy of Hendersonville, Tenn., and D. Kirk Talbott and wife Terri of Frederick, and her daughter, Kristen B. Cunningham and husband James of Edwardville, Ill.; and four grandchildren, Eric Talbott, Justin Talbott and wife Melissa, Jason Ruding and Jennifer Cunningham.


Hazel was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Tara Ruding, and her sister, June Hays.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Monday, Aug. 16, at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Myersville, with Pastor Mary K. Worrel officiating.

The family will receive friends at Ricketts Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Myersville, on Sunday, Aug. 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Zion United Methodist Church Memorial Garden, P.O. Box 299, Myersville, MD 21773.

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