Services for Sarah L. Evans, 87, of Middleton, who died
Thursday at the Odd Fellows Home in Caldwell were conducted
Saturday at the First United Methodist Church in Middleton by
Rev. Charles Chase. Interment will follow at the Middleton
She was born June 8, 1895 at Middleton to Fred and Sarah
Lavada Breshears Lenaghan. She was reared and educated in
Middleton. She graduated from Middleton High School in 1912.
She attended and graduated from Links School of Business in
She moved to St. Anthony and worked in the Treasurerís
office there. She returned to Middleton and married William L.
Corbin on Nov. 25, 1915 at Middleton. They lived there for
several years before moving to Nyssa, Ore. In 1925 they moved
to New Plymouth and lived there until 1940 at which time they
moved to Emmett. They moved to Boise in 1944.
She worked at the Veteranís hospital in Boise as a nurse
until she retired in 1961. Mr. Corbin died in April of 1956.
She married Orval H. Evans in Boise in 1961. They lived in
Middleton and Mr. Evans died in May of 1966.
She was a member and past noble grand of the Rebekahs
Lodge in Boise, the Eastern Star in Boise and the Middleton
She is survived by a son, Lorin Corbin of Price, Utah; a
stepson, Aaron Evans of Middleton; a daughter, Geraldyn Cox of
Middleton, a brother, Robert Lenaghan of Boise; four sisters,
Hazel Schaffer of Adrian, Ore., Myrtle Eytchison of Boise,
Dorothy Kendall of Middleton, and Dee Trinkle of Boise; six
grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and 6
great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.
Memorials may be given to the Odd Fellows Home at 720 N.
16th, Caldwell for the home furnishings fund.