Vernal Edward Hight Jr.

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Vernal Edward Hight, Jr.
1945 - 2018
OAKLAND - Vernal Edward Hight, Jr.,72, passed away April 4, 2018, at his home in Oakland surrounded by his family. He was born May 11, 1945, in Hartland, the son of Vernal Edward Sr. and Shirley Elaine (Farmer) Davis, stepson of Elwin Davis.
Vernal "Jr." was a graduate of Solon High School class of 1963 and graduated from Skowhegan Business School in 1965. On April 2, 1966, he married Barbara Burns at the Baptist Church in Madison. He was employed for over 30 years at Downeast Energy. Vernal, Jr. cherished time spent with his family and was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. His grandchildren were his biggest interest.
Vernal, "Jr." is predeceased by his mother, father, and stepfather. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Barbara (Burns) Hight of Oakland; three daughters Chandra Hight of Waterville, Sandra Hight of Fairfield, and Helen Hart (Erik Hart) of Virginia Beach, Va., two sons Michael Hight (Ami-Lyn Robinson) of Waterville, Matthew Hight (Margaret Lee) of Waterville; brother Frances "Jimmy" Hight (Nancy Hight) of Corinna, two sisters Betty Wing of Oakland, Joyce Perkins (Richard Perkins) of Waterville; three grandchildren Sydney Grandmaison of Fairfield, Mackenzie and Jackson Hart of Virginia Beach, Va. and six step-grandchildren, Zachary and Matthew Gardner of Waterville, Patrick and Isabel-Lyn Robinson of Waterville, Cody Ouellette of Oakland and Allee Larochelle of Waterville; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Special thanks are extended to hospice care nurses and staff and to his children for their support and help.
A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Arrangements under the direction and care of Dan & Scott's Cremation & Funeral Service, 445 Waterville Road, Skowhegan, ME 04976.

In lieu of flowers, friends wishing may make donations in
Vernal, Jr.'s memory to the:

New England Division
One Bowdoin Mill Island
Suite 300
Topsham, ME 04086-1240




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Dan & Scott's Cremation & Funeral Service
445 Waterville Road
Skowhegan, ME 04976
207-474-0000
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Published in Central Maine on Apr. 11, 2018
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