Information for Nellie R. McDermott Eason
22 August, 1916 – 31 July, 1990
Idaho Press-Tribune, Aug. 1990,
Contributed by Helen Strine
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Funeral services for Nellie R.
Eason, 73, of Parma, who died Tuesday, July 31, 1990 at the
Nampa hospital, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 4,
at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell, with Pastor Larry Ragains
officiating. Burial will follow at the Wilder
Mrs. Eason was born Aug. 22, 1916
Neb., a daughter of Lawerance
C. and Sylvia Jones McDermott. She married Floyd Eason Aug. 6,
at Grand Junction, Colo. The couple moved to Nyssa, Ore., in
1937 where they farmed. They moved to the Apple Valley near
Parma in 1947 and then east of Parma in 1951 where they
continued farming and had since resided.
She was a member of the Owyhee Riding Club in 1944. She
enjoyed working with her hands, knitting, crocheting,
painting, sewing and also gardening.
She is survived by her husband Floyd of Parma; three
sons, Cecil G. Eason of Nyssa, Charles I. Eason of
Kendallville, Ind., and Jimmy A. Hubbard of Sumner, Wash.; a
daughter, Velma M. Moore of Nyssa; three brothers, Jerry
McDermott of Meridian, Larry McDermott of Pinehurst, Idaho,
and Bud McDermott of Albany, Wash.; five sisters, Beulah Voss
of Sunnyside, Wash., Ruby Bailey of Coos Bay, Ore., Velma
Derrick of British Columbia, Canada, Verla Baxter of
Kennewick, Wash., and Alla Province of Caldwell; eight
grandchildren, Wade Johnson, Cindy Asumendi, Jacklyn Eason,
Mark Johnson, Christine Child, Jr. Moore, Debbie Eason and
Jessica Eason; 12 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and
Alvin, and a sister, Olive.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Arthritis
Foundation or to a favorite charity.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Flahiff
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.