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Information for Minnie W. Hess Frazier

16 March, 1898 - 28 October, 1991

From the Idaho News Tribune

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Minnie Frazier

    Minnie W. Frazier, 93, of Nampa, died Monday, Oct. 28, 1991, at a Nampa care center.  Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1, at Persons-Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa.  The rev. Dr. Paul Mangum of the College Church of the Nazarene will officiate.  Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    Mrs. Frazier was born March 16, 1898, at Newton, Kan., a daughter of Daniel and Hattie Weaver Hess, and moved with her family to Casa Grande and then to Phoenix, Ariz., where she grew up and attended school.  She trained at Deaconess Hospital in Phoenix to be a registered nurse.  Thereafter she came to Nampa and worked at the Good Samaritan Hospital here alternating work with years of schooling at Northwest Nazarene College where she earned her bachelor of science in nursing degree in 1927.  She later moved to Yakima, Wash., and she worked at a hospital there.  While in Yakima, she met and later married James B. Frazier Sept. 2, 1928, and they made their home there until moving to Nampa in 1949.  She worked as a manager of the Horton Nursing Home - later the Nampa Care Center.  She was involved in nursing for more than 50 years.  Mr. Frazier died Sept. 11, 1979.
    She had been a member of the College Church of the Nazarene, Nampa, since 1949.
    Survivors include a son and daughter-law, James B. Frazier Jr., and Janice C. Frazier of Eagle; a daughter and son-in=law, Margaret A. and Cecil Dobbs of Nampa; a sister, Anna Hartung, and a sister-in-law, Virginia Hess, both of Phoenix, Ariz., 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Jennie Beukleman, and nine brothers and sisters.


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