Services for Elva Reid, 76, of
Nampa who died Saturday, Aug. 9, at home, will be held at
10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
The Rev. Terence Erbele, pastor of the Kuna First United
Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will follow
at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Reid was born Aug. 12, 1909, at Meridian, to Guy and
Josie Remington. She moved with her family to Texas
and finished high school and attended college there.
She began to teach in Texas after completing her schooling.
She married V. Charles Reid Nov. 17,
1935, in Wichita Falls, Texas. They moved to Nampa in
1935 and she taught speech and drama in the Nampa school
district. She retired in 1969.
She was a member of the Nampa First United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband of
Nampa ; a son, Col. Robert H. Reid, M.D., of Kensington,
Md.; a daughter, Beverly Cratsenburg of San Clemente,
Calif.; a brother, William S. Remington of Nampa; two
sisters, Florence Makinson of Lewiston and Mamie Graf of
Vallejo, Calif.; a granddaughter, Lisa Rebeck of San
Clemente, Calif.; and a grandson, Robert Reed of Kensington.
She was preceded in death by two
brothers, Emmett and Dell Remington.