A. Cornwell, 72, of Parma, died Sturday, July 27, 1996, at
home of natural causes. Funeral services will be
conducted at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, July 31, 1996, at Sterry
Memorial Presbyterian Church, Roswell, with Rev. Phil Hughes
officiating. Burial will follow at Roswell Cemetery,
under the direction of Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Floyd was born June 22, 1924, at Wilder, Idaho to D.C.
and Vesta Riggs Cornwell. He attended Roswell schools.
He married Maizie McCurry on November 26, 1945, in Fargo,
Idaho. He was superintendent for Riverside Irrigation of
37 years and retired in 1986. He remained active helping
family, friends and neighbors. He took pride in his
garden, home and family.
Floyd is survived by his wife, Maizie; a son, Virgil
Cornwell and wife, jeanine; 2 daughters, Linda Fox Chester and
husband, Colin, and June Curtiss and husband, Charlie, all of
Parma; 9 grandchildren, Tony Fox of Boise, Chris Fox of Nampa,
Kelly Fox of Parma, Nick Cornwell of San Diego, CA., Sarah Cox
of Redmond, OR., Brandi Robins, Trevor Curtiss, Ashley Curtiss
and Colby Curtiss, all of Parma; 4 stepgrandchildren, Jerilyn
Hess of Nampa, Melissa Brown and Josh Obendorf of Winnemucca,
Nevada, Michele Obendorf of Parma; 6 great-grandchildren; 10
grothers and sisters, Norman Cornwell and Arlene Abbot of
Parma, Ralph Cornwell of Boise, David Cornwell of Caldwell,
Merlin Cornwell of Horseshoe Bend, Leonard Cornwell of
Donnelly, Charles Cornwell of Pendleton, OR., Doyle Cornwell
of Ashland, Ore., Esther Lundblad of Portland, OR., Janet
Sartini of Lewiston; and numerous nieces and nephews; 2
uncles; 5 aunts and numerous cousins.
Floyd was preceded in death by his parents, one sister
and one great-granddaughter.
Friends may call on Tuesday (today) from 6 to 8 p.m. at
the Dakan Chapel, Caldwell.
The family suggests that mem-orials be made to Columbia West
Valley Medical Center's Hospice Program, 1717 Arlington,
Caldwell, Idaho 83605, or flowers may be sent.
He will be missed.