Barbara G. Huston
May 28, 1917 - December 21, 2011
Barbara G. Huston, born in Commerce, Ga., on May 28, 1917, passed away on Dec. 21, 2011.
After leaving Georgia she moved to Scotia during WWII and lived in the Tri-City area for 60 years. In 2005 she moved to Schroon Lake and then to the Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home in North Creek.
Barbara was a high school graduate and attended Brigham Young University in Utah, studying elementary education. She also graduated from Mildred Elley Business School in 1989. Barbara worked many secretarial jobs; owned and operated the Robert H. Huston Driving School of Scotia for many years. After retiring from the Albany Department of Aging, she continued working at the Cohoes Senior Center till she was 84 years old.
Barbara was a life long member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Saints, worshipping in several wards.
Barbara was predeceased by her beloved husband, Robert H. Huston of Scotia and her parents, John Elijah and Pearl Lee Gibson of Augusta, Ga.; also predeceased by seven siblings.
Barbara is survived by her son, John R. (Kathleen) Huston of Schroon Lake and her daughter, Pamela A. (Huston) (Joseph) Nagle of Scotia. She was also predeceased by three grandchildren. She is survived by nine other grandchildren; 16 grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
The family requests that any donations be made to the Adirondack Tri-County Nursing Home, PO Box 500, 112 Ski Bowl Road, North Creek, NY 12853, in Barbara Huston's name.
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