April 29, 2004

Charles Wallace

Mr. Charles "Steve" Wallace, 56, of Morrow, passed away April 26, 2004 at Grady Memorial Hospital.

He was born March 25, 1948, a son of Jack Wallace and Betty Mitchell Kight.

Other survivors include his wife, Nancy; children, Ricky Wallace, Jody Wallace; granddaughter, Tiffany; sisters, Debbie Kight, Janet Wallace; brothers, Larry Wallace, Ronnie Horton; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services for Steve Wallace will be conducted Friday, April 30 at Pope Dickson and Son Morrow Chapel and the interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit the family Thursday evening from 6 to 8 at the funeral home.

Pope Dickson and Son Morrow Chapel is in charge of arrangements. (770) 961-2700.

Myra C. Casper

Services for Myra Charlotte (Shafer, Corbin) Casper, who died Saturday at home in Nampa, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Potter Funeral Chapel in Emmett. Burial will follow at the Emmett Cemetery.

Myra was born on July 29, 1913, in Montana to John Averil Shafer and Cynthia Ellen Parks. She married Emmett Corbin on Oct. 15, 1932, at Vale, Ore. Mr. Corbin passed away in May of 1941. She met Lawrence Mirl Casper while living in Emmett. They married on June 9, 1942, in Shoshone, Idaho. During their over 50 years of marriage they lived in Oregon, Idaho, Washington and Montana, going where employment opportunities took them. Mr. Casper passed away in May 1994. She then moved to Atlanta, Ga., for a couple of years and then returned to Pocatello, Idaho, and eventually to Nampa in April of 2001.

Myra enjoyed knitting (especially baby sweater sets), crocheting, crossword puzzles and being around people. She was a lifetime member of The American Legion Auxiliary, member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, AARP, and Ladies Auxiliary of Veterans of World War I.

She is survived by three sons, Richard Casper, Spokane; Thomas Corbin of Schwenksville, Pa.; and Lawrence Casper of Spokane; seven daughters, Ruth Laird, Boise, Idaho; Betty Smith, Idaho City, Idaho; Gloria Jones, Kennewick, Wash.; Fae Casper, Atlanta, Ga.; Shirley Winberg, Atlanta, Ga.; Norma Jean Brata, Chubbuck, Idaho; Lyda Lowrance, Kennewick, Wash.; 45 grandchildren; 68 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; and two unborn great-grandchildren and one unborn great-great-grandchild. She is preceded in death by her husband, three sons, a daughter, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Potter Funeral Chapel in Emmett, Idaho, is in charge of arrangements. (208) 365-4491.

William M. Branan

William Matthew (Billy) Branan, 40, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away on April 28, 2004 due to complications from a cerebral hemorrhage. Billy was an avid Eagle Scout and loved and enjoyed campaign in Cherokee, N.C. with the scouts.

Billy is survived by his loving parents, Mr. Bill and Mrs. Betty Brenan of Stockbridge, Ga.

Memorial services for Billy will be held May 1, 2004 in the chapel of Pope Dickson And Son Morrow Chapel, with Dr. Warren B. Taylor officiating. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to the Boy Scouts of America.

Pope Dickson And Son Funeral Directors and Cremation Services has charge of the arrangements. Please visit our Web site at ww.popedickson.com or call (770) 961-2700.