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Donald Ivan Palmer

Donald Ivan Palmer was born at home March 1, 1922, to Ralph Benjamin Palmer and Carrie Ellen (Wolfe) Palmer in Easton, California (Fresno County). He was the seventh of 10 children (Beulah, Oliver, Glady, Velma, Ralph, Chester, Donald, Vernon, Ronald and Delores). He went to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, July 29, 2014, in Challis, ...

Richard Milton McDaniel, "Dick"

Richard Milton McDaniel, "Dick," 83, of Ellis, Idaho passed from this earthly life Sunday, August 3, 2014. Funeral services were held Thursday, August 7, 2014 at the Pahsimeroi L.D.S. Church in Patterson, Idaho. Burial in May Cemetery, May, Idaho. Military Honors were provided by Idaho Honor Guard and American Legion Phillip Kirk Post #109. ...

Michelle Diane Parkinson Fox

Michelle Diane Parkinson Fox, 50, of Rigby, Idaho passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Madison Memorial Hospital after a valiant battle with breast cancer.Michelle was born February 18, 1964 in Blackfoot, Idaho to Robert Hyrum Parkinson and Diane Rae Longmore. She attended school in the Blackfoot School District and graduated from Blackfoot ...

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