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
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.
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.