services for Helen H. Hickox, 77, of Boise, and formerly of
Nampa, who died Wednesday, July 11, a990, at a Boise hospital
will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday, July 13, at the Alsip
Funeral Chapel, Nampa. The Rev. Tom Larson of the Nampa
First United Methodist Church will officiate. Private
family burial will follow in the Hillcrest memorial Gardens,
Mrs. Hickox was born Aug. 7, 1912, in American Falls, Idaho,
to Elmer and Pearl Hooker. At the age of 6 she was
orphaned and she moved to Boise where she was reared and
educated while living with her grandparents. She married
Elmer Hickox June 1, 1935, in Nampa. They lived in
Ontario for a short time but then moved back to Nampa in 1936
where they made their home. Helen worked as a dental
assistant for Dr. Perry in Nampa for 20 years.
Mr. Hickox died on May 8, 1982.
She was a member of the Nampa First Untied Methodist Church,
The Order of Eastern Star No. 30, The Good Samaritan Club, The
Knife & Fork Club in Boise, and was associated with many
Shrine and Mason organizations with her husband. She was
also very active with the Hi De Ho Sports Trailer Club in
Garden Valley, where she was the historian for 35 years.
She is survived by a half brother, Bob Evans of Washington;
her aunt, Mary Elsass of Boise; her brother-in-law and
sister-in-law, Everett and Alyce Hickox of Nampa; and several
nieces and nephews, including Jan Zimmerman of Boise.
Memorials may be made to the Shriner's Cripple Childrens
Hospital, 3101 S.W. Jam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Ore.
972301; or flowers may be sent.