Services for Sarah Triffie Cantrell,
88, of Rupert, who died Sunday, March 10, at a Rupert
hospital, will be held at
Thursday at the Rupert Assembly of God Church. The Rev.
Leamon Ferguson will officiate.
Graveside services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the
Mrs. Cantrell was born Sept. 15, 1896, in Marshfield,
Mo., the daughter of John and Anna Johnson Cantrell. She
received her education in
She married William Riley Cantrell in 1915 in
They moved to Meridian in 1945, and to Wilder in 1949, where
she resided until 1974, when she moved to Rupert, where she
has since resided.
Mr. Cantrell died in 1971.
She was a member of the Rupert Assembly of God Church.
She is survived by four sons, Elston Cantrell of Boise,
Wayne Cantrell of Washington, Dale Cantrell of Heyburn and
John Cantrell of Norland; four daughters, Opal Tomlin of
Boise, Lorene Whittington of Heyburn, Reba McDonald, Boise and
Shirley Holderness of Fruitland; two brothers, Denton Cantrell
and Everett Cantrell, both of Missouri and Edith Waller of
California; 48 grandchildren and 62 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, a daughter and
Friends may call at Hansen Mortuary, Rupert, today from 1 to
8 p.m., and at the church in Rupert one hour prior to the
services on Thursday, and at the Crossroads Assembly of God
Church in Wilder Friday from 1 to 2 p.m.