James Boyce, 1915,
taken around the Nine Mile Falls area
|Boyce, James E. Age 78 years,
Passed away April 8 at his home at
Nine Mile Falls where he had resided
for the last 15 years.
Survived by his 2 sons Donald C. of
Nine Mile Falls and M. W. Boyce of
Spokane; 1 daughter Mrs. H. F.
Easthman of Wenatchee, Washington.
His last services have been
entrusted to the care of the Smith
Spokesman-Review, Thursday 9 April
of James Boyce
Tombstone of James
Benjamin Boyce, taken at
professional photography studio (Hartley) in
b. 18 September 1854 in Mansfield, Ohio,
lived the last years of his life in Spokane
Co., Washington. He died 10 April 1932, at
the height of the Depression, in the Spokane
County Hospital in Spangle, Washington and
was buried in an unmarked, pauper's grave in
Marshall Cemetery. He was a loyal brother
and uncle; perhaps even a more loyal
husband, having never re-married after the
death of his wife in 1883, 1-1/2 years after
they were married. From that point on, he
spent the rest of his life with his father,
elder brother and that brother's family.
Source: Jim Boyce, grandson of