NAMPA — Services for Ruth Hazel
Prescott, 78, of Nampa Route 7, who died Monday at a Nampa
hospital, will be conducted at 3 p.m. Friday at Flahiff
Funeral Chapel, Nampa, by the Rev. Chester A. Sager of the
Eagle Baptist Church.
Interment will be
at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
Prescott was born Dec. 15. 1896 at Columbia City, Iowa and was
reared and educated in Nebraska. She married Harry
Prescott Sept. 26, 1917, at Merna, Neb. They then moved
from Nebraska to Idaho and located on a farm in the Opaline
and Givens Hot Springs area. The couple then moved to
Boise in 1957. Mr. Prescott died in 1961. In 1971
Mrs. Prescott moved to Nampa where she had since resided.
She was a member of the Royal Neighbors and the O.G.S. Club.
Surviving are two sons, John D. Prescott of Nampa, and Nolan
E. Prescott of Boise; three brothers, Bill Kennedy and Omer
Kennedy of Merna, Neb., and Glenn Kennedy of AnseImo, Neb.,
six sisters, Mrs. Florada Hall of Caldwell, Mrs. Eva Mohat of
Denver, Colo., Mrs. Elizabeth Simonson of Merna, Neb., Mrs.
Nola Wright and Mrs. Cleo Wood of Broken Bow, Neb., and Mrs.
Ardella Coulter of Callaway, Neb.; seven grandchildren, three
great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter and a