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Information for Ruth Oliver Lafferty
6 October, 1892 16 February, 1990
From the Idaho Press-Tribune,
dated Sunday, Feb. 18, 1990

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Ruth Lafferty

   Funeral services for Ruth Jean Lafferty, 97, of Caldwell, who died Friday, Feb. 16, 1990, at a Caldwell nursing home, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.  The Rev. Jim Hardenbrook of the First Christian Church, Caldwell, will officiate with lodge rites by Gem of The Mountains Rebekah Lodge No. 5 and Hermosa Chapter No. 32, Order of the Eastern Star.  Private interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
     Mrs. Lafferty was born Oct. 6, 18
92, at West Farmington, Ohio, a daughter of Rolland and Harriet Oliver.  She married Therron F. Lafferty on April 18, 1920, in Caldwell.  Ruth worked as a dental assistant for Dr. Gigray for many years.  Mr. Lafferty died in August 1978.  Ruth enjoyed horses and baking cookies for the neighborhood.
     Ruth was a member of the First Christian Church, Caldwell, Order of Eastern Star and the Rebekah Lodge.
     Surviving are a brother-in-law, George Lafferty of Portland, Ore.; a half brother, Jerry Oliver of National City, Calif.; a nephew, Frank Joiner of Carson City, Nev.; and many friends including the Stan and Beth Whitney family of Caldwell.

     Memorials may be given to a favorite charity, or flowers may be sent.