Information for Mary F. Tibbett Eason
30 November, 1914 – 2 April, 1997
From the Idaho Press-Tribune,
30 March 1997
Contributed by Helen Strine
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Mary F. Eason
Mary F. Eason, 82, of Nampa
and formerly of Homedale, died Friday, March 28, 1997 at a
Nampa hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wed.,
April 2, 1997 at the First Congregational church, Nampa. Rev.
Dan Thimmel will officiate. Burial will follow at the Wilder
Mrs. Eason was born Nov. 30., 1914 in Agra, Oklahoma, a
daughter of William and Julia Winfrey Tibbett. As a young girl
she moved with her family to Colorado. She married Graton
Eason on January 2, 1932, at Delta, Colo. where they farmed
until 1936. They moved to Oregon and farmed at Nyssa and
Adrian until 1944, when they moved to the Fargo Community near
Wilder. Before moving to Homedale in 1979 they resided in
Grandjean where she worked for Sawtooth Lodge and then in
Boise where she worked for the Sunray Dairy. Mr. Eason died in
She is survived by three sons, Grant and his wife Donna
Eason of Nampa, Don and Sam Eason of Murphy, Bob and Colleen
Eason of Boise; two daughters, Earlene Dexter of Beatty, Nev.
and Jo Ann and Don Sappington of Winnemucca, Nev.; sixteen
grandchildren, thirty-three great-grandchildren and one
great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her
parents, her husb-and, a daughter, Jeannie, three brothers and
one sister and a great-great-grandchild.
Memorials may be given to the First Congregational
Church, 1007 Central Midland Blvd., Nampa, 83651, or to a
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