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Information for Delilah Mae McCurley Higel

18 August, 1928 - 26 July, 1985

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

July, 1985
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Delilah Higel

    Graveside funeral services for Delilah Mae Higel, 56, of Nampa, who died Friday July 26, at a Nampa nursing home, will be conducted 2:30 p.m. Monday at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, with the Rev. Richard Shaw, pastor of the Caldwell First Baptist church, officiating.  Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.  Services and interment are under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
    She was born August 18, 1928, at Alva, Okla., to James and Myrle Hart McCurley.  She was reared in Oklahoma and came to Nampa at a young age where she completed her schooling, graduating from Nampa High School.  She married Donald Higel on Sept. 26, 1948, in Nampa.  They made their home in Kuna until 1978, when they moved to Nampa where they had since resided.  She was a member of the Nampa Berean Baptist Church.
    She is survived by her husband o Nampa; two daughters, Donna D. Higel and Dayle D. Higel, both of Nampa; two sons, Duane D. Higel and his wife, Theresa, of Germany, and DeWight D. Higel and his wife, Melody , of Nampa; three sisters, Mary Simpson, Sylvia Ward and Fontella Skaggs, all of Nampa. one brother, Dan McCurley of Nampa; her mother, Myrle McCurley of Nampa; five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her father and one brother.
    Friends may call at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Monday from 8 a.m. till noon.   

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