Bernard L. Botts a retired farmer and a native of Wallowa County passed away at his home in Lewiston, Orchards Sunday Nov. 6, 1955 at 2:10 p.m. a victim of heart ailment.
Son of Bernard B. and Eliza Botts, he was born January 17, 1890 in Flora where he lived until moving to Lewiston in 1951.
On June 22, 1917 he was married in Enterprise to Miss Neva Garrett who survives him.Besides his wife he is survived by three sons Bradford, Ashland Oregon, Brady, Enterprise and Delmer, Callahan Calif. ; four brothers Otho, Seattle and Fred and George, Flora; Three sisters , Mrs. Eva Fleet, La Grande, Mrs Ida Hill, Longview Wash, and Mrs. Jessie Shumate, Olympia Wash; and eight grandchildren.
Funeral services were held yesterday at 2 p.m. from the Brower-Wann Funeral chapel.
Contributed by: Julie (Jennings) Botts