Bobbie Eaton, 70

Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Alberta "Bobbi" C. Eaton, 70, of Mountain Home, died Sunday, April 23, 2006, at a Boise hospital.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, at the New Hope Christian Fellowship, 670 N. 4th East St., in Mountain Home. Arrangements are under the direction of Rost Funeral Home, McMurtrey Chapel.

Alberta was born June 13, 1935, one of 17 children, to Harry and Viola Searles in Caribou, Maine.

She met and then married James Eaton in Waterbury, Conn., in June 1955. They moved from Las Vegas to Mountain Home in 1980.

Alberta was homemaker and enjoyed painting and music, especially playing the piano, guitar and accordion.

Alberta is survived by: her husband, James; five sons, James A. Eaton of Mountain Home, Jody Eaton of Mountain Home, Daniel Eaton of Las Vegas, Nev., Gary Eaton of Las Vegas, Nev., and Robert Eaton of Arkansas; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; ten brothers and sisters and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by both parents and seven brothers and sisters.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the New Hope Christian Fellowship, 670 N. 4th East St., Mountain Home, ID 83647.