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 Dollie Charmaine <I>Cox</I> Bales

Dollie Charmaine Cox Bales

Death 9 Oct 2001 (aged 76)
Burial Annis, Jefferson County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 71598123 · View Source
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Dollie Charmaine Cox Bales, 76, of Idaho Falls, died October 9, 2001, at Life Care Center. She was born December 18, 1924 at Idaho Falls to Samuel Levis Cox and Vinita Abter. She attended schools in Blackfoot. She married Raymond H. Wehrli on November 2, 1943. They lived in Sterling, Idaho for 18 years and had a son and twin daughters. They were later divorced. She married Willard Bales on March 2, 1974 at Idaho Falls. While living in Pocatello she worked for the railroad. She worked in the potato processing plants in both Aberdeen and American Falls. She also worked as head cashier i the Riverview and Parkview hospitals until her retirement at age 62. Her husband passed away on July 26, 1998.

She was a loving mother and doted on her grandchildren. Her house was a warm gathering place for family and friends. She loved the outdoors and spent most weekends outdoors where she loved fishing, hunting, and working in her flower gardens.

Son: Loyd (Rene) Wehrli, Idaho Falls
Daughter: Darlene Kalbeitzer, Idaho Falls
Daughter: Donna Farmer, American Falls
Son: Bob (Gerry) Bales, Portland, OR
Son: Jim (Becky) Bales, Idaho Falls
Daughter: Annette (Don) Wiley, Arden, NC
Son: Mike (Kim) Bales, Rapid City, SD
Brother: Jack Cox, Cosmopolis, WA
Brother: Raymond Murphy, Scottsdale, AR
Brother: Keith Cox, OR
Sister: Laverla Robison, Raymond, WA
Sister: Margorie Brady, Salt Lake City
28 Grandchildren and 17 Great Grandchildren

She was preceded by her husband, 2 sisters, a brother and her parents. Funeral Services held October 13, 2001, at Wood Funeral Home, Loyd Wehrli officiating. Burial in Annis-Little Butte Cemetery was directed by Wood Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Ellis & Lynn
  • Added: 19 Jun 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 71598123
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dollie Charmaine Cox Bales (18 Dec 1924–9 Oct 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 71598123, citing Little Butte Cemetery, Annis, Jefferson County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Ellis & Lynn (contributor 47403919) .