OBITUARY: Emery Earl Cameron

Emery Earl Cameron

May 6, 1930 ~ January 26, 2022

Emery Earl Cameron, 91, of Ontario, passed away quietly Jan. 26 at his home, surrounded by his family. Emery was born May 6, 1930, in Kimberly, Idaho, to Edith Matilda Davis and John Emery Cameron. Emery had an older sister Marjorie, an older brother Keith and at the age of 3 years old a younger sister named Fern was added to the family. According to Emery, they traded an old roan cow for his new little sister.

Emery and his family lived in Hollister, Idaho, until 1938 when they bought a farm south of Adrian in the Big Bend area. They arrived in September, finding the farmhouse was rented out until March of 1939. With no choice they spent the first year in a 16-foot square tent . . .