Flora Ellen Tarble passed away March 18, 2017 at Providence St. Joseph Hospital surrounded by family.
Born September 19, 1928 to Carrie and George Boggess in Colville, WA. Flora was one of nine children. Attending school at White Mud Lake till 6th grade, she went to work on the family farm until moving south of Chewelah where she met her future husband Walter W. Tarble. They married in 1950 and moved to Chewelah where she lived until passing.
Mother always had a smile and was always happy. She had a parade wave always when she was out mowing her lawn. Riding her lawn mower was her favorite hobby.
Mothers love of children led her to babysitting and watching over kids for over 68 years. Mother had four children James, Eugene, Barbara and Walter Lee (Woody).
Flora is preceded in death by her parents, all her siblings, husband, Walter, son Eugene and son Walter Lee.
Flora is survived by son James Tarble, daughter Barbara Salois, stepdaughter Irene Siddons, daughter-in-law Linda Tarble, 16 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 8 great great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held later this summer, time and date to be announced.