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Information for Cynthia M. "Cindy" McCoy Cook Forrey

15 May, 1959 - 5 May, 1996

From the Idaho Statesman

7 May, 1996

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Cynthia M. "Cindy" Forrey

    Cynthia M. "Cindy" Forrey, 36, of Melba, died Sunday, May 5, 1996, at a Boise hospital, from injuries sustained in a horse riding accident.
    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.

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