Alice B. Tabor, 92, of Exeter, NH, formerly of Winthrop and Melrose, MA, passed away on June 12, 2019, at RiverWoods at Exeter. Born in Medford, MA, on June 1, 1927, Mrs. Tabor was the daughter of the late Alfred Fearing and Barbara (Packard) Emerson.
She graduated from Winthrop High School in 1944 and then attended Katharine Gibbs School in Boston. Before becoming a homemaker, she worked as a secretary for Kidder, Peabody & Co., and maintained an interest in finance and investing throughout her life.
In her youth, Alice was active in the Episcopal Fellowship and the Junior Altar Guild. She was a Past Worthy Advisor of the Winthrop Assembly Order of Rainbow and went on to be chosen Grand Faith at the Massachusetts Grand Assembly. Later she was a life member of the Colonial Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, and a member of the Point Shirley Assoc. and the Cottage Park Yacht Club. She spent many enjoyable summers with her family at their cottage on Angle Pond in Sandown, NH.
Mrs. Tabor was predeceased by her son, Charles S. Tabor IV, in 1995. She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Charles S. Tabor III of Exeter, NH, and two beloved daughters, Janice Tabor of Melrose, MA, and Susan Lodico and her husband Richard of Pelham, NH. She was the sister of Valerie Fearing of Peabody, MA, and the late Alfred Fearing Jr. of Buxton, Maine.
A memorial service will be held on July 10, 2019, at 2:00 PM, in the "Founder's Parlor" at RiverWoods at Exeter, in Exeter, NH. Burial will be on July 11, 2019, at 11:00 AM in the Winthrop Cemetery, Winthrop, MA.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the American Legion or the charity of your choice.
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