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Obituary for Elza Clinton
10 July, 1912 - 1 February, 1993
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
February, 1993
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Elza Clinton

     Elza Clinton, 80, of Parma, died Monday, February, 1, 1993, at home of natural causes.  Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, February,4, 1993, at Dakan Funeral Chapel in Parma.  Pastor Larry Eyman of the Caldwell First Christian Church will officiate.  Interment will follow at Parma Cemetery.
     Elza was born July 10, 1912, in Hebron, Missouri.  He moved to Idaho in 1935, and went to work for Wesley  Cruickshank in February of 1937 where he ranched for 36 years in the San Hollow area.  He retired to his own place in Parma in 1972  where he continued to farm.  He loved to hunt and fish and spend time with all his children and grandchildren of whom he was especially fond.
     Elza was united in marriage to Annis Freeman, September 19, 1936, in Wilder, Idaho.  They had four children, Louise, Shirley and JoAnn and Larry.
     He was greatly loved and will be sadly missed by his wife, Annis, his children, Louise Bron and her husband Jerry, Shirley Demond and her husbond, Keith, JoAnn Thompson and her husband, Elman and Larry Clinton and his wife Payy; his ten grandchildren, Dan Brown, Rick Brown, and his wife Suzette and daughter Shannon, Scott Brown, Pam Roberts and her husband Dan and children Kaitlyn and Jordan, Brian DeMond and his wife, Connie and daughter, Brianne, Valerie Thompson, Rodney Thompson and his wife Nicole and son, Joshua, Kristie Thompson, Myron Clinton and John Clinton; his four brothers Roy, Charley and Floyd Clinton of Willow Springs, Missouri, and Chester Clinton of Oakland, California; two sisters Cora Collins and Nola Watkins of Parma and many more relatives and friends.
     He was preceded in death by his parents C.C. and Minnie Turnbull Clinton; three brothers, Deb Clinton, Lester Clinton and Bill Clinton and two sisters, Elsa Davis and Lola Clinton.
     Friends may call at Dakan Funeral Chapel in Caldwell from 2 to 8 p.m. today.