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Information for Dorothy Ann Dorsett James

14 March, 1915 - 6 July, 1985

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Dorothy James

    Services for Dorothy Ann James, 70, of Nampa, who died Saturday, July 6, in her home, will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Nampa First church of the Nazarene.
    The Rev. Jerry W. White, pastor of the church will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Vernon L. Wilcox, associate pastor of the First Church of the Nazarene.
    Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.  Services and interment are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    Mrs. James was horn March 14, 1915, in Grant County, Kan., to Oliver and Lucy Pearce Dorsett.  She was reared and educated in Grant County and graduated from high school in Plainville. Kan.  She married William G. "Bill" James on May 3, 1934, in Plainville.  In 1936 they moved to Colorado and to Renton, Wash. in 1943.  While in Renton they both were employed with Boeing Aircraft.
    In 1947 they moved to Marsing.  They settled in Nampa in 1953 where they made their home.  She worked at the Samaritan Hospital in Nampa, and in 1955 went to work for Consumer's Grocery as a checker.  She retired in 1978.  Mr. James died on Dec. 2, 1980, and she had resided in Nampa since.
    She was a member of the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene and the Nazarene World Missionary Society.
    She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Jack "Darlene" Jones, Medford, Ore., and Mrs. Jack "Yvonne" Hanway, Nampa; one son, William "Bill" James, Bend, Ore.; one sister, Mrs. Luella Cotner, Nampa; nine grandchildren, Pamela Milleson, Jacque Bishop, LaDonna Loving, Suzanne Jones, Darrel James, Deann James, Shelly Hanway, Jeff Hanway and Greg Hanway; and five grandchildren.
    Besides her husband she was preceded in death by her parents.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Nazarene World Missionary Society, in care of the First Church of the Nazarene, 600 15th Ave. S., Nampa, Idaho 83651 or flowers may be sent.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel until 9 tonight

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