|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1909|
|Death: ||Nov. 14, 1997|
The following appeared in the Napa Register on Tuesday, Nov. 18, 1997 Raymond Breshears - Napa -
Raymond Breshears went home to be with his Lord on Nov. 14, 1997 after a lengthy illness. He was staying with his daughter and caregiver, Ruby LeMoin. Raymond was born at Fair Grove, MO, on October, 30, 1909, to parents William and Lucinda Webster Breshears.
He moved to Napa in February 1943, going to work at Basalt Shipyard where he learned the pipefitter trade. He continued in this work until retiring from Kaiser Steel Pipe in 1974. He had been a member of Calvary Baptist Church since 1948.
Raymond was preceded in death by his wife, the former Jessie Morgan, on Jan. 31, 1994.
He is survived by the couple's only child, Mrs. Ruby LeMoin of Napa; brother, Clifford, and sister-in-law Velma Breshears, of Fair Grove, MO.; two grandchildren, Bill Ringer of Stockton and Melody Bingham of Napa; five great-grandchildren, Amy Ringer, Adam Ringer, and Bret Ringer of Stockton, and Stacy Bingham and Scott Bingham of Napa.
Friends are invited to attend the funeral service on Wednesday at 11 am at Treadway and Wigger Funeral Chapel, 623 Coombs St. The Rev. Dr. James B. Davis, Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church, will officiate. Burial will follow at Tulocay Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral chapel today from noon to 8 pm.Contributions to Queen of the Valley Home Health Care, 1100 Trancas St., Suite 300, Napa, 94558; Hospice of Napa Valley, 5 Financial Plaza, Suite 201, Napa, 94558; or Calvary Baptist Church, 2645 Laurel St., Napa, 94558, have been suggested.
-Thanks Jan Breshears Thomas
Born October 30, 1909 in Fair Grove, Missouri
Died November H, 1997 in Napa, California
Age 88 Years
Wednesday, November 19, 1997 at 11:00 a.m.
Treadway & Wigger Funeral Chapel, Napa, California
Officiant; The Rev. Dr. James B. Davis Pastor, Calvary Baptist Church of Napa
Soloists; Brian Kaiser and Stacy Bingham
Organist; Jean Campbell
Duet Jimmie Nell Garden and Ruby LeMoin
Ray Cleveland, Wurb Stampfli, Don Blazer, Delbert Nunley, Charles Wood, Bob Bingham and Bill Breshears
Honorary Casket Bearers;
Gerald Cross, Raymond Sherwood, Sam Carroll, Phil Everett and Joe West
Tulocay Cemetery in Napa, California
Friends are invited to gather at Mark and Melody Bingham's home, 2415 Alice Street at Grant Street in Napa, following the Service.
William Thomas Breshears (1867 - 1945)
Lucinda Francis Webster Breshears (1877 - 1959)
Jessie Frank Morgan Breshears (1910 - 1994)*
William Ralph Breshears (1897 - 1974)*
Anna Buetta Breshears (1900 - 1986)*
James Archibald Breshears (1901 - 1976)*
Essie May Breshears (1905 - 1906)*
Nettie Marie Breshears (1908 - 1911)*
Raymond Franklin Breshears (1909 - 1997)
Clifford W Breshears (1911 - 2002)*
Created by: Juanita Sloan Lowrance
Record added: Feb 14, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17933573