North Thetford, VT-Sally Sweet-Jenks, 74, of School House Hill Road died Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home.
She was born December 24, 1944 in Lyme, NH the daughter of Kenneth Bragg and Alice Lamontagne. She was a 1963 graduate of Thetford Academy. After graduation, she married Rodney Sweet who died in 2007.
Mrs. Sweet-Jenks loved children and took care of many neighborhood kids. She enjoyed reading, traveling, genealogy, music and playing the piano. In April of 2009 she married Robert Jenks in South Strafford, VT. She had known Robert from birth, since they were both born in the Hattie Wise Maternity Home in Lyme, where their mothers shared a birthing room.
She is survived by her husband, Robert of North Thetford, VT, a son, Ronald Sweet of Thetford, VT, two daughters, Donna (Clayton) Hill and Brenda (Robert) Cole, both of Thetford, VT, a step-son, Michael Jenks of Worcester, MA, ten grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, a sister, Irena (William) Jones of Thetford, VT, a brother, David Bragg of East Calais, VT, a brother-in-law, Robert (Victoria) Sweet of West Fairlee, VT, a sister-in-law, Jeanette (Calvin) Hutchinson of West Fairlee, VT, a sister-in-law, Fran Bragg of Thetford, VT and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mrs. Sweet-Jenks was predeceased by a step-daughter, Robyn Jenks, a brother, Carroll Bragg, a brother and sister-in-law, Stuart “Hank” Sweet and Jody Sweet, and a great-granddaughter, Lillian Eaton.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 2 pm in the North Thetford Church Vestry in North Thetford, VT. Arrangements are by Hale Funeral Home in Bradford, VT.
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