Graveside services for Lela B. Morse, 68, 708 E. 2nd,
Emmett, who died Friday, April 29, 1983 in a Boise hospital, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday at the Melba
Memorial services will follow at the Melba Friends
Church at 3 p.m. with Rev. A. Clark
Smith of the Friends Church officiating, assisted by Rev. J. Harley Adams,
pastor of the Melba Friends Church
and Rev, Jack Willcuts, superintendent of the Northwest
Yearly Meeting of the Friends Church.
Services and interment are under the direction of the
Alsip Funeral Chapel,
She was born Oct.
17, 1914 at Louisburg, Mo.
At a young age, her family moved to Washington and then to Idaho.
At the age of 12, she moved with her family to Melba
where she graduated from high school.
She was married to Robert P. Morse on June 15, 1938
at Melba. They have
since pastored in the Friends
Church throughout the Northwest,
currently pastoring the
Church in Emmett.
She is survived
by her husband, Rev. Robert P. Morse, Emmett; one son,
Stanley D. Morse, Lancaster, Calif.; one daughter, Christene
L. Adams, Oakland, Calif.; her mother, Mrs. Maude
Montgomery, Nampa; one brother, Cecil Montgomery, Boise;
three sisters, Ines Heyer, Melba, Mabel Kissell, Fruitland
and Irene Lee, Homedale; and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jesse C.
Montgomery, two brothers and one sister.
Friends may call
at the Alsip Funeral Chapel today from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m.
and Monday from 8 a.m. until noon.
suggests memorials to the Emmett
Church, 805 Lynn Drive,
Emmett, 83617, or flowers may be sent.