Susan B. Knight


DIXFIELD — Susan Barbour Knight, 65, died Monday, Jan. 21, at her residence in Dixfield.

She was born in Rumford, June 22, 1947, the daughter of H. “Al” and Carolyn (Mickus) Barbour. She graduated from Dixfield High School, Class of 1965, and she had attended Plus Gray Business School in Portland.

For many years, she worked at the Rumford Paper Mill. In recent years, she worked at Hannaford and at the Rumford Hospital as a medical transcriptionist and recently as a cashier for Black Mountain Ski Resort in Rumford. She also was in partnership with her husband in the Mountain Pool Service for many years.

Sue was the secretary for the Lithuanian Heritage Club and served as a volunteer for the Ludden Public Library in Dixfield. She loved spending time with her son and grandson.

Sue was married in Dixfield, May 23, 1970, to Jeffrey K. Knight, who survives of Dixfield. Other survivors include her son, Christopher Knight; grandson, Landon Knight; half sister, Kirsten Barbour, all of Dixfield; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents; and a brother, Jon.

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