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Wayne Nelson Humpherys, 05/25/02
AIKEN, S.C. — Local funeral services for Wayne Nelson Humpherys will be private and under
the direction of George Funeral Homes Historic Downtown Chapel, Aiken, S.C. A memorial
service is scheduled May 29, 2002, in Twin Falls, Idaho, under the direction of White
Funeral Home at 3 p.m. Mr. Humpherys, 55, of Aiken, S.C., died Tuesday May 21, 2002, at
A son of the late Henry Clem and Rose Ella (Nelson) Humpherys, he was born in Montpelier,
Idaho, and had lived in Pocatello, Idaho, before moving to Aiken last August upon getting
He was currently working as an insurance agent for AFLAC. He had worked as a managing
insurance agent for 17 years for Farm Bureau in Idaho. Mr. Humpherys attended and played
basketball for Idaho State University during the late '60s to early '70s. After
college he coached high school basketball and golf at several Twin Falls, Idaho-area
schools for 16 years. He was also a former Little League coach in Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho.
He loved to work in his gardens, and he was an accomplished golfer.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Humpherys is predeceased by a sister, Anna Ruth Lowe, and
a brother, Roger Humpherys. He is survived by his wife, Tiajuana Cochnauer (his second
chance), Aiken, S.C.; two daughters, Jennifer Lynn Rossetti, Boise, Idaho, and Amanda Lee
Frink, Eugene, Ore.; two sons, Randy Wayne Humpherys, Twin Falls, Idaho, and Brady Ben
Humpherys, Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho; a brother, Ray Humpherys, Montpelier, Idaho; and two
sisters, Mary Jo Aland, Soda Springs, Idaho, and Jane Michaelson, St. Charles, Idaho. Mr.
Humpherys is also survived by one granddaughter, Grace Amanda Rossetti; and several
nieces, nephews and cousins. He was anticipating the birth of his first grandson this
Memorial donations may be directed to Bannock Health Care Foundation (ER), 651 Memorial
Drive, Pocatello, Idaho 83201.