Information for James Reed Nay
23 July 1927 –12 February 1990
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
dated February, 1990
Contributed by Helen Strine
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Funeral services of James Reed
Nay, 62, of Caldwell, who died Monday, Feb. 12, 1990 at his
home of natural causes, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday,
Feb. 16 at the Caldwell 3rd Ward, Church of Jesus
Christ of Latter-day Saints, 3015 So. Kimball Ave., with
Bishop Daniel Norman officiating. Interment will follow in the
Caldwell. Services are
under the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Mr. Nay was born July 23, 1927
at Venice, Calif. At an early age he moved with his family to
southern Nevada where he was reared and educated. He served in
the U.S. Army from 1945 to 1947. Following his honorable
discharge he moved to Parma. He married Pearl Sanderson Dec.
at the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. Following their marriage they
made their home in Nampa. He was a general contractor in the
Treasure Valley area for many years. Following his retirement
he and his wife made their home in McCall, until recently
moving to Caldwell.
He was a member of the Caldwell 3rd Ward, LDS
Church. He really
enjoyed golfing where he had the opportunity to associate with
many of his friends. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Pearl Nay of Caldwell; a
daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and John Hokom, Caldwell; five
sons and three daughters-in-law, Bruce and Karen Nay, Orem,
Utah, Blaine and Eileen Nay, Ogden, Utah, Blair and Pat Nay,
Nampa, Robert Nay, Las Vegas, Nev., and Paul Nay, serving an
LDS mission in the Jacksonville, Fla. Mission; a brother,
Maurice Nay, Salt Lake City, Utah; four sisters, Barbara
Robison, Overton, Nev., Maxine Richards and Shirley Anderson,
both of Las Vegas, and Gloria Smart, Salt Lake City; 12
grandchildren and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.
The family suggests memorials be made to the LDS Church
Mission Fund, Caldwell, 3rd Ward, LDS Church, 3015
S. Kimball Ave., Caldwell or flowers may be sent.