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Information for Floyd Clarence Fivecoat

4 July, 1898 - 4 January, 1983

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

January, 1983

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Floyd Fivecoat

    Graveside services for Floyd Fivecoat, 84, of 2609 Sunnybrook Dr., Nampa, who died Tuesday, Jan. 4, of natural causes at a Nampa hospital will be conducted at 11:45 a.m. Saturday under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, at the Greenleaf Cemetery with memorial services at 12:30 p.m. at the Greenleaf Friends Church, Greenleaf, by Pastor Paul Goins of Greenleaf Friends Church, Pastor Homer Smuck of Nampa Friends Church, and the Rev. Oscar Brown of Newberg, Ore.
    He was born July 4, 1898, at Mallard, Iowa.  He moved with his family to Granada, Colo. at the age of 1, in 1899, and then to Caldwell in 1907, where he was reared.  He attended schools in Caldwell and Greenleaf.  He married Eva Herlocker on Nov. 11, 1923, at Greenleaf.  They farmed near Greenleaf until retiring in 1972.  After retiring, they moved to Nampa where they had since resided.  He was asctive in Community Church and farming organizations and activities.  He was a member of Greenleaf Friends Church in Greenleaf.
    He is survived by his wife, Eva, of Nampa; three daughters, Ethel Gossard of Council, Louise Ralphs of Fruitland, and Arlene Brown of Aberdeen, Idaho; two brothers, Russell Fivecoat of Caldwell and Louis Fivecoat of Riverbank, Calif.; three sisters, Ruby Johnston of Caldwell, Elma Perisho of Talent, Ore., and Grace Northrup of Tacoma, Wash.; 17 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren and four brothers.
    Memorials may be made to Greenleaf Friends Church, Greenleaf.
    Friends may call at the chapel Friday from 4 to 9 p.m.


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