Beatrice Elaine (Hatfield) Brougham, 77, of Amherst, NH, died Sunday, June 12, 2022. She was born on April 11, 1945, in Fall River, MA, the daughter of Carlyle Hatfield and Muriel (Neal) Hatfield.
She grew up in Tyngsboro. She attended Tyngsboro and Nashua public schools and then resided in Amherst, NH, relocating to Florida for a short time while her daughter Jennifer attended school and started a family. Eventually Bea relocated back to New Hampshire to spend time with her friends and family.
Bea loved to be outdoors; she loved the beach and loved the mountains. She even ventured into hiking later in her life tackling some of New Hampshire’s 4000 footers in the White Mountains. She thoroughly enjoyed working in her yard and flower gardens. She also loved to travel; she and her daughter Jennifer had many adventures traveling together and exploring new places. Her greatest joy was her granddaughter Morgan, she cherished the time they spent together.
Beatrice is predeceased by her daughter Jennifer Brougham Mitchell, and sister Edna Hatfield Miville.
She is survived by granddaughter, Morgan Mitchell of Tampa, FL, sisters Carol Jones and her husband Ken and Emma Wallace and her husband Randy, both of Hudson NH, brothers, Carl Hatfield and his wife Kathy of Merrimack NH, and Gary Hatfield and his wife Debbie of Pelham NH. She is also survived by many dear friends, cousins, nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews who will miss her good nature and infectious smile.
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at the Inn at Fairview for the love and care that they provided to her and us.
SERVICES: A visitation will be held Wednesday, June 15, 2022, at the Davis Funeral Home, 1 Lock St., Nashua, NH, 03064 from 4-6:30 pm. A funeral service will follow immediately after the visitation at 6:30 pm. The burial will take place at Meadow View Cemetery, 100 Foundry St, Amherst, NH 03031 on June 16, 2022, at 10:30 am. Friends and family are invited to attend. (603) 883-3401 “ONE MEMORY LIGHTS ANOTHER.”