James W. Driver, 76 of Derby passed away suddenly on
September 23, 2021.
He was born in Newport, VT on June 20, 1945, to
Weldon and Marion (Wilson) Driver. Jim attended
Derby Schools and on May 24th, 1975, married his best
friend Suzette DuBois and together they raised their
Jim retired from Ethan Allen in October of 2007 after
trying his hand at farming and logging in his younger
Jim is survived by his three grandsons Kamden Dennis
of Beverly, MA, Kaden Dennis of Derby, VT. and Koyle
Dennis of Newport, VT. His 2 brothers, Everett Driver
of Newport Center, VT and Albert Driver of Johnson,
VT. Sisters in Law Linda, Jean, Lucille and Rita, and
Brother-in-Law Marcel Dubois. Sister-in-Law Lorraine
Monahan and Great Aunt in Law Gilberthe Dubois as
well as many beloved nieces and nephews.
James was pre-deceased by his parents Weldon and
Marion, his Stepmother Mildred Driver, 2 Brothers,
Mark and David Driver, his sister Mary Green and her
husband Wally, his wife Suzette Driver and his daughter
Family and friends are invited to attend the service of
the West Charleston Cemetery on Saturday the 9th of
October at 11:00 am.
Published by Newport Daily Express from Sep. 30 to Oct. 1, 2021.