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Information for Harland Thornton Forsythe

27 December, 1890 - 27 October, 1985

From the Idaho Press-Tribune

October, 1985

Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Harland Forsythe

    Services for Harland Thornton Forsythe, 94, Caldwell, who died Sunday, Oct. 27, at a Caldwell nursing home, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  Pastor Scott LeMert and Elder R.A. Garner of the Caldwell Seventh-day Adventist Church will officiate.  Interment will follow at hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
    Mr. Forsythe was born Dec. 27, 1890, in Lewiston, Ohio, a son of James and Margaret Miller Forsythe.  He was reared and educated in Ohio and received nurses training in Nashville, Tenn.  He married Alma R. Meeker Dec. 27, 1914, in Goodlettsville, Tenn.  The couple lived in Tennessee and Oregon, where he worked as a private duty nurse.  In 1943, they moved to Idaho and had resided in Caldwell since that time.  He worked as a self-employed carpenter.  He was a member of the Caldwell Seventh-day Adventist Church.
    His is survived by his wife of Caldwell; two sons, Clifford Forsythe of Cape Coral, Fla., and Ben Forsythe of Madras, Ore.; two daughters, Phyllis Smith of Caldwell and Dorothy Rawlings of Red Bluff, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by two sons and two brothers.
    Memorials may be made to the Seventh-day Adventist Worthy Student Fund or the Quiet Hour in care of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2106 E. Linden St., Caldwell, 83605.
    Friends may call Thursday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.

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