Childs, Beatrice

Birth Name Childs, Beatrice
Gender female

Narrative

1924 Beatrice Childs Dyment, Feb. 17, 1997.
A member of the Bates Key, Beatrice Childs Dyment taught in the high schools of Hardwick, Vt., and Mexico, where she also was speech coach and dean of girls. Following her marriage to LeRoy Dyment in 1928, she was a homemaker for several years. In 1974 she retired after a 30-year teaching career at South Portland High School, where she taught English, Latin, and French.

Past president of the Portland Bates Alumnae Club, Mrs. Dyment belonged to Pythian Sisters and was past president of Excelsior Literary Club. For several years she spent winters in Sarasota, Fla., where she was a deaconess in the First Congregational Church UCC. She was predeceased by her husband of 65 years and leaves a son, LeRoy; daughter-in-law Nancy; two granddaughters; and three great-grandchildren.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Death 1997   Beatrice Childs Dyment Beatrice Childs Dyment, 95, of Poquoson, Va  
Death 1997      

Families

Family of Dyment, LeRoy William and Childs, Beatrice

Married Husband Dyment, LeRoy William ( * January 24, 1907 + March 13, 1993 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1928      

Pedigree

    1. Childs, Beatrice
      1. Dyment, LeRoy William