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3 March, 1909 9 September, 1991

From The Idaho Press-Tribune

September, 1991
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Hermon C. "Jerry" Jarrett

    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, Caldwell.
    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 orchards.
    He married Elaine Scroggins on June 7, 1936, at Grants Pass, Ore.  During World War II, he worked in the shipyards in Vancouver, 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 Cambridge where he lived until 1987, at which time he moved to Nampa.
    He was a member of the Church of Christ, Caldwell.
    Jerry enjoyed 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.

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