Esther Haughton

Esther Haughton

Mrs. Esther Haughton, 92, of Inghams Mills Road, Little Falls, NY, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on September 13, 2023, at the Little Falls Bassett Hospital.

She was born on January 6, 1931, in Little Falls, NY, the daughter of Morton and Ruth Spoor Tibbitts, both who predeceased her. She was a graduate of Little Falls High School,

On May 7, 1949, she was united in marriage to her husband, Charles W. Haughton, at the Ingham Mills Baptist Church, a union that lasted 66 years until his passing on July 21, 2015.

She was a member of the Inghams Mills Baptist Church and the Little Falls First Baptist Church. She was very active in affairs of the church and at different times held many roles, some of which were supervising the kitchen staff at the Little Falls First Baptist Church, serving all manners of dinners and occasions, she was a member of the choir, enjoyed being an Operation Christmas Child Organizer, and she has taken part in two mission trips to the Haiti Baptist Mission. She also routinely opened her home to guests, sometimes without any notice, as her husband Charlie loved inviting friends and future friends in. She also found time to drive the Amish families around as needed.

While working, she was employed by Daniel Green, Salada Foods, and the Little Falls Boston Store.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her two brothers and one sister.

Survivors include her son Mark and his wife Barbara Haughton of Port Crane, NY; daughters Cheryl E. Seifried, of Little Falls, NY, and Suzanne L. Haughton and her husband Larry Burris of Charlotte, NC; Five grandchildren, Tricia Arbuthnot and her husband Thomas, Nathaniel Seifried and his wife Ashley, Mary Farrands, Matthew Haughton and his wife Ashley, and Keith and his wife Kayla Haughton; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, September 16th, 2023, at 1:00 PM at the First Baptist Church, 555 Albany Street, Little Falls, NY, with Rev. Chris Wintermute officiating. Interment will take place at Rural Park Cemetery, Ingham Mills, NY.

The family will receive friends and relatives from 12:00 to 1:00 at the First Baptist Church, prior to the funeral.

Arrangements are entrusted to Chapman-Moser Funeral Home, 42 N. Ann Street, Little Falls, NY 13365.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Haughton be made to The Samaritan’s Purse, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC, 28607.

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