NAMPA -- Hermon C. "Jerry" Jarrett, 82, of Nampa, died Monday, Sept. 9, 1991, at the home
of his daughter.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday,
Sept. 11, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
The Rev. Roy Wilson of
the Church of Christ,
Emmett, will officiate. Burial
will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Mr. Jarrett was
born March 3, 1909, at Hernshaw, W. Va.,
a son of Abraham Lincoln and Clara Jarrett.
He was reared and
educated in Hernshaw. He
worked with his father in logging, and also in the coal mines
in West Virginia.
He moved to Idaho in 1927, where he worked in the
married Elaine Scroggins on June 7, 1936, at
Grants Pass, Ore. During
World War II, he worked in the shipyards in
Wash., returning to the Notus, Idaho, area after the war
where the couple farmed. In
1962, they moved to Star where they continued to farm until
1972, at which time he retired.
After retiring, they
moved to Boise.
Mrs. Jarrett died Feb.
13, 1979. He moved to
where he lived until 1987, at which time he moved to Nampa.
He was a member of the Church of Christ, Caldwell.
fishing and the outdoors.
Survivors include two daughters, Herlaine Taylor of
Notus and Delaine Bishop of Nampa; an adopted son, Larry Lee
Jarrett of Nampa; two brothers, Martin Jarrett in West
Virginia and Andy Jarrett of Waverly, Tenn.; three sisters,
Gracie Hinkle of Canvas, W. Va., and Reba Hodge and Edith
Burdette, both of Belva, W. Va.; eight grandchildren; two
great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded
in death by his parents and a son-in-law. Friends may call
today from 4 to 8 p.m., and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until time
of services at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.