- Services for Cecil W. Stanley, 77, Route 5 Nampa, who died
at a Nampa hospital after a short illness, will be conducted
at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, by Dr. Fred Knight, pastor of the
Franklin Community Presbyterian Church. Interment will be at
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Karcher Road.
Mr. Stanley was born 2 Sept 1895 at Clarks, Neb., where he
grew up. He married Jane Helena Armstrong on 17 Mar 1920 at
Chapel, Neb. They lived at Big Springs, Neb until 1946 when
they moved to the Nampa area. He has been a rancher all of his
He served in the U.S. Army during
World War I; was a member of the Franklin Community
Presbyterian Church; a member of the Nampa Countrymen's Club;
a member of the American Legion Post of Big Springs; a member
of the Joseph H. Murray Post of the Nampa American Legion; a
past president of the Canyon Country Farm Bureau; and had been
active in the Canyon County Democrat party.
Survivors include three sons, John Stanley, big Springs,
Welton Stanley, Nampa, and Barry Stanley, Fire Steel, S.D; two
daughters, Mrs. Leah Anderson, Bruie, Neb., and Mrs. Patricia
Rhoades, Big Springs; 17 grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
His wife died on 18 Aug 1972.