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Information for Bryan Franklin Cornwell
28 April, 1907  21 February, 1987
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
February, 1987
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Bryan Cornwell

     Graveside services for Bryan F. Cornwell, 79, of Parma, who died Saturday, Feb. 21, in a Homedale nursing home, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Parma Cemetery.
     The Rev. Ralph Cornwell of Boise will officiate.  Cremation was under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
     Mr. Cornwell was born April 28, 1907, at Herman, Neb., to U.S. and Susan Thompson Cornwell.  He was reared and educated in Nebraska.
     He married Violet Morrow Aug. 3, 1931, at West Point, Neb.  They lived in Walt Hill, Neb., moving to Minnesota in 1933.  In 1941 they moved to the Parma area.
     He farmed and worked for Boise Cascade in their lumber yards for many years.
     He enjoyed fishing and gardening.
     He is survived by his wife of Parma; four sons, Jim and Russell Cornwell of Boise, Jerry Cornwell of Kirkland, Wash., and Dick Cornwell of Kennewick, Wash.; four daughters, Judy Lowe of Wilder, Cheryl Brixey of Prineville, Ore., Kathy Nelson of Boise, and Debbie Maggard of Homedale; three brother, Fred, Elmer and Harold Cornwell, all of Nebraska; two sisters, Helen Smith of Seattle, Wash., and Ruth Jacobson of California; 14 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
     He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
     Memorials may be made to St. Alphonsus Hospital, Boise.

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