Thad Leep, Pine Pioneer, Passes
3 Daughters, Brother and 7 Grandchildren Survive
Special to the Democrat Herald
Halfway Apr. 6 Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Perry returned home from Twin Falls, Ida., where they have spent the past month visiting with Mrs. Perry’s daughter, Mrs. Vernon Yowell and family.
Mrs. Howard Buchanan had her tonsils removed at Baker Thursday. She was accompanied to Baker by Mr. Buchanan and her sister, Mrs. Orsen Summers, who returned the same evening.
Thad Leep, pioneer of Pine Valley passed away Friday night at eight o’clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. H. W. B. Robinson. Mr. Leep had been in poor health about a year. He leaves three daughters, Mrs. Robinson, Halfway, Mrs. Edna Smeicer (?????) of Baker, and Mrs. Lamma (?????) Rogers of
Corvalils (?????); one brother, Ed Leep, and seven grandchildren.
Mrs. Ed Powell and small son have gone to the B. A. Huff home below Pine.
Baker Democrat Herald – – April 6, 1931.