Memorial services for James J.
Radford, 83, Nampa, who died Thursday, March 21, at a Nampa,
hospital, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 24, at
the Nampa United Presbyterian Church, 400 Lake Lowell Ave.,
with the Rev. Lowell Byall officiating. Interment will
follow in the Court of Reverence, Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
at a later date. The family will greet friends at the
church following the services.
born on Sept. 25, 1901, at St. Joseph. Miss. He married
Nellie Page Browning on Feb. 2, 1924, in Caldwell, and they
made their home in Nampa. He worked as a car distributor
for the Union Pacific Railroad for 41 years. He was a
co-founder of the Idadiv Federal Railway Credit Union in Nampa
and was active in the credit union movement in the western
He is survived by a son, Dr.
Richard L. Radford of Calistoga, Calif.; six grandchildren and
10 great-grandchildren. His wife preceded him in death.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Nampa United
Presbyterian Church, and friends may call at the Alsip Funeral
Chapel Sunday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.