Thelma Carrie Libby1

F, #18482, b. Dec 24, 1932, d. May 18, 2009
ChartsEnnor Descendants Chart
Father*David Elijah Libby1 b. Jun 8, 1899, d. Jul 15, 1932
Mother*Jessie Elizabeth Ennor1 b. May 26, 1903, d. May 16, 1933

Family 1

Ralph James Tinker b. Sep 30, 1929, d. Nov 13, 2012

Family 2

Raymond Pearl Wells Jr.

Chronological Events

Birth*Dec 24, 1932 Thelma Carrie Libby was born on Dec 24, 1932 at Littleton, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States.1 
 She was the daughter of David Elijah Libby and Jessie Elizabeth Ennor.1 
Researcher's Note*Dec 26, 1932 
Thelma Carrie Libby's father, David Elijah Libby, died before she was born.2
Twin* Thelma and Velma Clara Libby were Twins. 
Marriage*Nov 17, 1948 Thelma Carrie Libby married Ralph James Tinker, son of Floyd George Tinker and Doris Viola Bowman, on Nov 17, 1948 at Newport, Orleans County, Vermont, United States.3 
Death*May 18, 2009 Thelma Carrie Libby died on May 18, 2009, at age 76 at Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, United States.1 
ObituaryMay 27, 2009  OBITUARY: Thelma Carrie Wells, 76, of Mena, Arkansas, died May 18, 2009, in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

Mrs. Wells was born in Littleton, New Hampshire, on December 24, 1932, a daughter of David and Jessie (Ennor) Libby. She was brought up by Newton and Ethel Peters when her parents died while she was an infant.

The family spent several years in the Charleston area before she went to Arkansas.

She was the most loving and caring woman anyone ever knew. She loved all of her family and friends.

She was a member of the Frontier Animal Society. She liked to travel, make crafts, quilt, garden, spend time with her animals, and go to tag sales.

She was a perfect mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, and she would have become a perfect great-great-grandmother.

She is survived by her children: Wanda Steele and her husband, Kenneth, of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, Kittey Butler of Barton, Cindy Denton and her husband, Ricky, of Mena, Jimmy Wells and his wife, Lana, of Heavner, Oklahoma, and Penny Wells of Mena; by 18 grandchildren; by 27 great-grandchildren; and by her sister Betty Robinson of Brownington. She was predeceased by her brother David E. Libby; by two sisters, Velma C. Bowman and Wyllian M. Sanborn; by three grandchildren; and by her longtime companion, Howard Brooks.

Funeral services were held May 26 at a Curtis-Britch Converse-Rushford Funeral Home in Newport with the Reverend Richard Whitehill officiating. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in East Charleston.

Should friends desire, contributions in Mrs. Wells' memory may be made to Frontier Animal Society, 502 Strawberry Acres Road, Newport, Vermont 05855.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements are by Curtis-Britch Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes.

Published in The Barton Chronicle - May 27, 2009.4
Burial*May 26, 2009 She was buried on May 26, 2009 at Hillside Cemetery, East Charleston, Orleans County, Vermont, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 65949502.5 


  1. [S802] Site -, online at
  2. [S740] Personal Knowledge - McKown, Malcolm K., online at e-mail address.
  3. [S4094] Vermont - Death Record, online at
  4. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  5. [S58] Gravestones - Death Cert, Find-A-Grave, BillionGraves, #79.