Loree McProud Mabbott Davis died Dec. 11, 1995, at
Hamilton, Montana. Services will be held at the Methodist
church in Corvallis, Montana, on Saturday, Dec. 16. Graveside
services will be conducted at the Middleton Cemetery,
Middleton, Idaho, Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 1 p.m. by the Rebekah
Loree was born May 14, 1907, at Palisade, Colorado, the
daughter of Phele turner and Orville C. McProud.
She married Leonard H. Mabbott Nov. 24, 1926. They were
divorced in 1940. She married Allen Davis May 17, 1945. They
were later divorced.
Her family moved from Colorado to Emmett, Idaho, in
1908. They then moved to Prairie for five years. They moved
back to Emmett when their house was destroyed by fire. She
graduated from Emmett High School in 1925 and from Lewiston
Normal in 1927. She taught school in Middleton for 22 years.
In June of 1982, after 32 years of teaching, she retired to
Survivors include a daughter, and two sons, Virginia and
Bob Smyth of Corvallis, Montana, E.L. “Ike” and Joy Mabbott of
Victor, Montana; 10 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother,
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to a