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Information for Ruby H. Underwood Smith Becker
1 July, 1908 – 24 November, 1991
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
November, 1991
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Ruby Becker

    Services for Ruby H. Becker, 75, of 112 Elder St., Nampa, who died Monday, April 2, at a Nampa hospital, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa.
    The Rev. Vernon L. Wilcox of the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene will officiate.  Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    She was born July l, 1908, at Spanish Fork, Utah, to Edward and Bertha Roberts Underwood. She was reared and educated there and worked for her father on his sheep ranch.
    She married Raymond Earl Smith in 1923 and they made their home in Salt Lake City where he worked for the Union Pacific Railroad until they transferred to Nampa in 1939.  Mr. Smith died Jan. 31, 1970. She had worked as a cook for both the Kleiner and Trimble families in Nampa.
    She married Francis "Frank” Becker Nov. 17, 1977, at Pocatello, and they made their home in Nampa.
    She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene. She is survived by her husband of Nampa; three sons, Raymond Earl Smith Jr., Fred L. Smith, and Keith Smith, all of Salt Lake City, Utah; three daughters, Dianne Holbrook, Arvada, Colo., Genny Neff, Pocatello, and Shirley Eldredge, Salt Lake City: a half-sister, Gertrude, in Canada; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and eight brothers and sisters.
    Memorials may be made to the First Church of the Nazarene, Nampa, or flowers may be sent.
    Friends may call at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa from noon until 9 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday until time of services.

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