Cynthia M. "Cindy" Forrey, 36, of Melba, died Sunday, May 5,
1996, at a Boise hospital, from injuries sustained in a horse
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May
8, at the Nampa First Congregational Church, 1007 Central
Midland Blvd. The Rev. Daniel Thimell, pastor of the
church, will officiate. Burial will follow in the
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Services will be under the
direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel.
Cynthia was born May 15, 1959, in Nampa, the daughter of
Charles and N. Leslie McCoy. She was reared and educated
in the Nampa area, graduating from Vallivue High School in
1977. while in high school, she was a member of the flag
and rifle corp., the color corp., and the stage and marching
bands. She was also a member of the cross country team.
After her schooling she went to work at KG's Mens Store in
Nampa, and later the Great Western Pizza. She also
worked for Metalbestos. She married Joel Cook on
November 27, 1981 in Caldwell, and they made their home in
Nampa. Cynthia then went to work for Albertson's in
Meridian, where she was currently employed in the sundries
dept. She was later divorced and then married Ron L.
Forrey on May 17, 1993, in Winnemucca, Nev. They lived
in Nampa until September 1995, when they moved to their
present home in Melba.
Cynthia was a member of the Nampa First Congregational
Church, where she was very active, serving as a deaconess, a
candlelighter during the Advent season, and in many
other positions. She was very involved with her
children. Recently she was busy with her daughter,
Jenny, in the Melba Track Team. Cynthia loved the
outdoors, camping, fishing, and playing golf. She also
loved being around animals.
She is survived by her husband, Ron, of Melba, two daughters,
Jenny Rae Cook and Sarah Christina Cook, both at home; one
son, Joseph Michael Cook, at home; her mother, N. Leslie
McCoy, Nampa; her father and stepmother, Charles F. and Lyla
McCoy, Nampa; one sister, Patricia Ann Briscoe and her
husband, Mark, Meridian; one brother, Michael D. and his wife,
Jacqueline McCoy, Vandenberg A.F.B., Calif.; and several
aunts, undles, cousins, nieces and nephews. She is also
survived by some special friends, Pastor Dan Thimell and
family, Glenda Bish and Traci Webb, all of Nampa.
Cynthia had always been a giving person, and was loved very
much by all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by
her friends and her family.
The family suggests memorials may be made to the Nampa First
Congregational Church, or flowers may be sent.
Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel on Wednesday
from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.