Sept. 25, 1919 - Dec. 24, 2014
Jean Burr 95 of Emmett, born Pearl Jeanette Thompson on September 25, 1919 to LeRoy and Lollita Thompson in Hailey, Idaho. She passed away December 24, 2014 at St. Al's Hospital in Boise of an aneurysm.
Jean attended schools in Hailey and High School in Boise to the end of her Junior year. She married Ralph C. Burr on June 6, 1937. Ralph and Jean raised 3 children in Ketchum, Idaho, Ralph LeRoy, Alice Jean and Orval Lee. In 1974 they moved from Ketchum to Emmett. Ralph passed away on October 8, 1988 and Jean continued to live and stay active in Emmett.
She is survived by her children, Ralph LeRoy, Alice (Ron) Mayer and Orval; granddaughters, Heather Merrill and her sons, CJ and Justin and Dusti (Dave) Jenkins and their daughters, Hailey and Morgan; grandsons, John R. Mayer and Ron Mayer Jr.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ralph; sister, Francis; "brother", Ralph Yockey; niece, Fran Henderson; daughter-in-laws, Darlene and Ilene and a grandson, Kyle.
Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 29th at the Emmett Cemetery.