Irvin E. "Buck" Phariss, 85, of
Parma, died Wednesday, September 29, 1993, due to injuries
sustained in a train/automobile accident near Parma.
Memorial services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday,
October 2, 1993, at the Kirkpatrick Memorial Presbyterian
Church, Parma. Dr. Ralph Marshall of Caldwell will
officiate. A private family graveside service at the
Lower Boise Cemetery, Parma, will precede the memorial
service. Arrangements are under the direction of Dakan
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell-Parma.
was born June 21, 1908, at Stecker, Oklahoma, the son of
Walter and Grace Phariss. He married Marion Smalley
January 12, 1935, in San Bernardino, CA. He worked as a
cement finisher until he moved to Parma in 1962. He was
an active rancher until his retirement in 1976.
He was actively involved in the Blazer Horse Association and
the S.A. R.
He is survived by a sister,
Irene Nelson of Garden Grove, CA; a daughter, Edna Bisby of
Parma; a son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Judie Phariss of
Caldwell; a granddaughter, Michelle Phariss of Pocatello; a
grandson and his wife, Todd and Margo Phariss of Moscow; and
numerous other relatives.
He will be
missed by many people who loved him and by the people whose
lives he touched.
The family suggests
memorials be made to the Blind National Federation of Idaho,
1301 S. Capital Blvd., Boise, ID 83702; the Kirkpatrick
Memorial Presbyterian Church, 305 E. Bates, Parma, ID 83660;
or your favorite charity.