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Information for Floyd Aaron Jeffryes
29 April, 1889 31 December, 1963
Obituary from the Idaho Free Press
Wednesday, 1 January, 1964
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Floyd A. Jeffryes

     Floyd A. Jeffryes, 74, of Caldwell Route 3, died unexpectedly of a heart attack yesterday afternoon while herding stray cattle out of the railroad right-of-way in the Midway community, Canyon county Sheriff Dale G. Haile said.
     Mr. Jeffryes was born April 28, 1889, in Iowa.  He was employed by the Cattleman's Livestock Auction, where the cattle were being corraled.
     Services will be arranged by Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel.

Also this article from the Idaho Press Tribune
 3 January, 1964


Floyd A. Jeffryes

     Services for Floyd A. (Jeff) Jeffryes, 74, of Caldwell Route 3, who died Tuesday, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tomorrow at the Peckham-Dakan-Davis Chapel.  Elder M. L. Ogren will officiate.  Interment will be in Hillcrest.
     Mr. Jeffryes was born April 28, 1889, in Ida Grove, Iowa.  He lived in Iowa and Nebraska and graduated from the Ida Grove High School.  He later attended Morningside College in Souix City, Iowa.  He married Charity Carpenter, April, 1913, in Ainsworth, Neb.  They came to Idaho in 1942, where he worked for the Cattleman's Livestock Auction. 
     Survivors are his wife; a son Parnell, Phoenix, Ariz.; three daughters, Mrs. Georgene Garland, Caldwell, Mrs. Dorothy Russell, Middleton, and Mrs. Doris Brezendine, Lyons, Neb.; a brother, Fred Jeffryes, Minola, Iowa, 18 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.  A daughter, Mildred, preceded him in death in 1930.

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