2006-04-20 / Obituaries

Caroline B. Head, 87

Caroline B. (Hull) Head, 87, of Howland Avenue, died Monday, April 17, 2006 at home.

She was the wife of the late former state Senator Alton Head Jr. Born in Jamestown, she was the daughter of the late former state R e p r e s e n tative Lewis W. Hull and Susan (Taylor) Hull.

She was a

graduate of

Rogers High School in Newport. Mrs. Head was the Jamestown correspondent for the North Kingstown Standard Times for 20 years and for the Newport Daily News for 25 years before retiring in 1985.

She was a member of the Jamestown Historical Society.

A member of St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, she was a member of the altar guild and the Episcopal Church Women's Club. Alton Head, III, Lewis F. Head, and Roxanne H. Smith, all of Jamestown; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

She was the sister of the late Frances McGonigal.

A Burial Office with Holy Eucharist will be held today, April 20, at 10 a.m. in St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, 87 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. Burial will follow in Cedar Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Matthew's Episcopal Church will be appreciated.

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