services for James Hunter Liddle, 84, of Nampa, who died
Saturday, Jan. 25, at a Nampa nursing home, will be held at
2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Donald H. Frank of the Boone Memorial Presbyterian Church,
Caldwell, will officiate.
Mr. Liddle was
born May 16, 1901, at Isle of Lewis,
Scotland, to Peter and
Catherine Jane Hamilton Liddle.
He was reared and
educated in Scotland. He
served as a policeman in
several years. He
immigrated to the United States in 1922 and settled in Rockville, Ore., near Jordan
Valley, where he worked for his
brother, John, as a shepherd tor some years.
He then acquired his
own band of sheep and ranched on
in Owyhee County.
He married Clara
Annabelle Sweeney (sic-Swinney) on Nov. 8, 1936, at Baker,
In 1958, they bought a farm near Melba
where they farmed until failing health forced him to retire
and move into Nampa in 1960.
Mrs. Liddle died on
Jan. 28, 1981.
He was a member of the Presbyterian Church and a
former member of the Masonic Lodge at Silver City.
He is survived by
one stepdaughter, Blanche Johnson of Homedale; one sister,
Ruby Liddle of Isle of Lewis, Scotland; three grandchildren,
four great-grandchildren, two nieces and one nephew.
He was preceded
in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.
Memorials may be
made to the Mountain States Tumor Institute,
Boise, or flowers may be sent.
Friends may call
until 9 tonight and Wednesday until time of services at
Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.