Funeral services for Mrs. Nema Johnston, 94, of
Nampa, who died Tuesday, June 15, 1993, at a
Nampa retirement center, will be conducted at 2
p.m. Friday, June 18, 1993, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa. Rev.
Steven Wolff of the Kuna First United Methodist
Church will officiate.
will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Building of
Nema Johnston was born on June 29, 1898, in
Charleston, Illinois, to John and Lillie Harwood Swisher.
She was reared and
educated in Illinois and graduated from Albion College.
She married Roy C.
Johnston in Salt Lake City, UT
on September 4, 1920. She
taught school in Paul,
Idaho, for a short time and then moved to
and continued to teach for many years.
At one time she was
the superintendent of the school districts in Owyhee
Mr. Johnston died on
August 31, 1959.
She was a member of the Nampa First United Methodist
Church, The P.E.O. Sisterhood, The
Delta Kappa Gamma Society and a lifetime member of the Y.W.
She is survived by a nephew, Robert L. Simmonds of
Mercer Island, WA, and his children, Scott Simmonds of Seattle
and Leslie Day of Portland; and numerous friends.
may be made to the Nampa First United Methodist Church
Building Fund, 404 12th Ave. S., Nampa,
or flowers may be sent.