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Information for Creta M. Beckley Hargis

9 January, 1918 - 22 July, 1986

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1986
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Creta Hargis

    Services for Creta M. Hargis, 68, of New Plymouth, who died Tuesday, July 22, in a Boise hospital of natural causes will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with Bishop Carl Moss officiating.
    Burial will follow in the Middleton Cemetery under direction of Shaffer-Jensen Chapel of New Plymouth.
    Mrs. Hargis, a retired Ore-Ida foods employee, was born Jan. 9, 1918, at Stockton, Kan., to Samuel and Bertha Beckley.  She was reared and educated in Kansas and Missouri.
    In the 1930's she moved to Inkom, Idaho, and in 1963, she moved to New Plymouth.  She had worked a number of years for Ore-Ida Foods of Ontario, Ore.
    She was a member of the Church Of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints of New Plymouth.
    She is survived by four sons, Wilkin Jones of Fairbanks, Alaska, Brent Jones of New Plymouth, Byron Weiss of Kettle Falls. Wash. and Daniel Weiss of Boring, Ore,; two daughters, Susan Dudley of New Plymouth and Rebecca Sage of Richfield, Idaho; two brothers, Wilbur Beckley of Yakima, Wash., and Delber Beckley of Rexburg, Idaho; four sisters, Hazel Hebert of New Plymouth, Beulah Fowler of Inkom and Dorothy Cardon of Caldwell, and Dorma Nelson of Fairbanks; 16 grandchildren: and four great-grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Aubury Jones, and a great-granddaughter, Heather Orr.
    Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today, at the Shaffer-Jensen Chapel, New Plymouth.

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