Obituary for Charles D. Mayberry
5 September, 1891 - 22 July, 1959
From The Caldwell News-Tribune,
dated Friday, 24 July, 1959
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo
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Charles D. Mayberry
Charles D. Mayberry,
68, Notus, died Wednesday in a Homedale nursing home.
Mr. Mayberry, watermaster at Notus from 1941 until
1951, was born Sept, 1891, in Bentonville, Ark., and moved to
Vale, Ore., in 1917. Enlisting there in the Army and
serving for one year. Later he moved to the Wilder and
Fargo communities. He was employed by the Golden Gate
Irrigation company, Morrison-Knudsen and Turtleing
Construction Company, and at Anderson Ranch Dam, in addition
to his work as watermaster. He was a member of the
Methodist Church in Arkansas.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Amy Johnson, to whom
he was married Fe. 5, 1923, in Payette: two daughters, Mrs.
Lois Sewell and Mrs. Louise Oakes, both of Vancouver, Wash.;
two brothers, Sanford Mayberry, Vista, Calif., and Walter
Mayberry, Worden, Wash.; and four sisters, Mrs. Clyde Harland,
Palmdale, Calif., Vera Mayberry, Worden, Mrs. Anna Piercy,
Caldwell, and Mrs. Opal Pierce, Bentonville.
Services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at the Peckham-Dakan-Davis
Chapel in Caldwell. The Rev. Harold Nye will officiate.
Interment will be at Wilder.