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Beth Knapp

   Beth Davidson Knapp 80, a longtime resident of the Ashton Area died March 13, 2009 in the Idaho Falls Health and Rehab.

Beth was born March 11, 1929 at Parker, ID. the daughter of Nathaniel and Ella Grover Davidson. She grew up and attended her Elementary schooling at Parker and High School in St. Anthony.

Beth worked in the City Drug, Fred’s Cafe and worked at several restaurants. She also worked in several potato processing plants and drove school bus. She loved to dance, knit and make quilts. She also loved music and was the ward chorister for many years.

She married Warren Ellis Knapp on June 9, 1954 in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple. They lived in Parker, Evanston, Wyo., Island Park, moving to Ashton in 1971. Mr. Knapp died Jan. 8, 1990. Beth continued to live in her home until 2004 when because of ill health she had to move to a care facility.

She is survived by Three daughters, ID.; Natalie (Terry) Bergevin, Moreland, ID.; Rena (Bret) Lagana, Driggs, Mo-Nee (Jeff) Harrigfeld, Ashton, ID.; Step Children, Maureen Walker, Idaho Falls, ID.; Sharon (Larry) Teton, Firth, ID.; Steve (Shirleen) Knapp, Ashton, ID.; 26 Grandchildren many Great Grandchildren, and Great Great Grandchildren she also has two siblings, Calvin Davidson, Montpelier, ID.; and Rula Ipson, Salt Lake City, Ut.. Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 4 grandsons.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 11:00 a.m. in the Ashton LDS Stake Center with Bp. Lynn Ballard, Officiating. Friends may call at the Bidwell Funeral Home Thursday evening from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. and at the Ashton Stake Center Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. just prior to the services. Burial will be in the Rexburg Cemetery.


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