Graveside services for Sherman A.
Robey, 78, of Parma, who died Tuesday, July 29, in the
Caldwell hospital, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday at
the Wilder Cemetery. The Rev. Raymond Thompson of United
Methodist Church of Caldwell will officiate under the
direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Caldwell.
Mr. Robey was born on Aug. 11, 1907, at Butler, Mo. He
was reared and educated in Missouri. He worked
throughout the Midwest during the crop harvest season for many
years. He moved to Idaho in 1940 and lived in the Parma
area. He worked for various farmers in the Parma-Wilder
area and later owned and operated a farm in the Fargo area
near Wilder. He also worked at the sugar beet factory in
Nyssa. He worked at the Carnation and J.R. Simplot
He married Elsie Carver on
Nov. 4, 1970, at Winnemucca, Nev.
In 1976 he became sexton of the Parma Cemetery where he worked
until his retirement in 1985.
survived by his wife of Parma; five sons, Don, Russell and
Glenn, all of Cheyenne, Wyo., Albert of Grand Junction, Colo.,
and Gary of Rifle, Colo.; three stepsons, John and Robert
Gentry of Caldwell and Andy Gentry of Boise; three daughters,
JoAnn Ebbers of Nyssa, Faye Koppold of Iowa, and Sandra
Journey of Cheyenne, Wyo.; one stepdaughter, Mary Gentry of
Caldwell; 20 grandchildren; 10 step-grandchildren; three
great-grand-children and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, three sons, one
stepson and three grandchildren.
Friends may call at Flahiff Chapel Sunday from 1 to 6 p.m.