CHERRYFIELD – Edythe P. Leighton, 86, died Oct. 25, 2003, at a local healthcare facility. She was born Aug. 16, 1917, at Harrington, the daughter of John and Alta (Strout) Plummer. She was a quiet, simple woman who enjoyed her family, her ponies, hunting and riding her motorcycle. Edythe is survived by her grandson, Matthew Leighton and his fianc‚e, Nicole, of Township 10; her former daughter-in-law, Lauren Hall of Cherryfield; her stepgrandson, Gary Leighton of Rome; great-stepgrandson, Coby Leighton of Anson; niece, Jackie Weed of Lincoln; and a special friend, Ella Thompson of Brewer. She was predeceased by her husband, Perley, in 1983; her son, Vickery in 1994, and a grandson, Robert, in 2000. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2003, at the Cherryfield Congregational Church, River Road, Cherryfield.