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Information for Marybelle Goforth Robinson
30 November 1915 - 14 October 1992
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
October 1992
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Marybelle Robinson

     Beloved wife and mother, Marybelle Goforth Robinson, 76, of Melba, passed away Oct. 14, 1992, at a Boise hospital due to an extended illness.  Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Melba Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Burial will follow in the Melba Cemetery, under the direction of Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
    She was born Nov. 30, 1915, in Vona, Colorado, to Jackson Earle Goforth and Clara Mitchell.  Her family moved to Sandpoint, Idaho, and she resided there until the death of her mother in 1925.  She was then placed in the Idaho Children's Home in Lewiston and remained there until she was 18.
    She met and married Robert Clarence Robinson in October 1939.  Together they lived an adventurous life, following construction jobs.  They then decided to settle down in 1950 in Melba.
    She has been a Rebekah, a member of the Grange, and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she taught Primary and Relief Society and served in secretarial positions.
    She is survived by her husband, Robert Clarence Robinson of Melba; her daughter and son-in-law, Clarie and Michael Miller; and grandchildren, Maren, Megan and Ryan Miller, all of Ogden, Utah.
    The family will greet friends at the Church Saturday from 9 until 9:40 a.m.

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