Services for Cleo Franklin King, 68, of Nampa, who died Tuesday, July 22, at a
hospital will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
The Rev. Richard
Reneau, pastor of the Nampa
Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Mr. King was born on Aug. 27, 1917, at
Bartley, Neb., to Frank and Ethel Hoover King.
He was reared and
educated in Bartley. After
his schooling he farmed with his parents.
They later moved to Idaho and settled in the Boise Valley.
married Virginia Heegard on July 19, 1940, in
Caldwell, and they made their home in
Nampa where they farmed. He worked on
the Basin Land Irrigation Project near Nampa as a watermaster.
died on Aug. 10, 1973.
He then married Lilly Pearl Cutler on April 29,
1974, in Winnemucca.
Nev., and they lived on the Basin
Land Project. In
January 1975 he went to work for the Boise
School District and was
custodian for North Jr. High School.
He retired in 1983.
They lived in Emmett
for a short time and then returned to
where they have since resided.
is survived by his wife of Nampa; one son, Frank King, Twin
Falls; two daughters, Karen Argast of Idaho Falls, and
Patricia King of Nampa; three
stepsons, Gary Cutler Portland, Ore., Ore., James Cutler of
Woodburn, Ore., and Merle Cutler Jr. of Nampa; three
sisters, Lois Turpin, Hilma Kennel and Edna Gammil, all of
Nampa; one brother, Doyle King of Kuna; his mother, Ethel
King of Kuna; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and
several nieces and nephews.
Besides his first wife he was preceded in death by his
father, one brother and one sister.
Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today from 9
a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mountain States
151 E. Bannock St., Boise, Idaho, or flowers may be sent.