Dorothy Ann 'Dee' Parr
December 31, 1951 ~ November 13, 2012
November 22, 2012
Ann 'Dee' Parr, 60, passed away on November 13,
2012, at her home. Memorial Services will be
held at 1 p.m. Saturday, December 1, at Trinity
Lutheran Church in Bonners Ferry.
Dee was born on December 31, 1951, in Libby,
Montana, to David and Annie (Boothman) Gibbs.
She came to Bonners Ferry in the early 1980s and
lived with friends until a house fire prompted
her to move to Eastport.
Dee worked at the Border Inn, Good Grief and Doc
and Myra’s Café. In 1984, she went to work for
Norman G. Jensen Customs Brokers and made her 28
year career with them. She was office manager
over their Eastport and Sweetgrass offices for
the last couple of years.
Dee and Evan Gatherers have been together since
1987, and had one daughter, Christine, in 1989.
Dee loved her family and friends, loved potlucks
and BBQ gatherings, huckleberry picking and
floating the Moyie River.
She is survived by husband Evan Gatherers,
daughter Christine Gatherers, grandson Brodie
Bustillos, brother and sister-in-law George and
Irma Gibbs, half –brother Jimmy Williams,
half-sister Trisha Tanner and many nieces and
Dee was preceded in death by her father David
Gibbs, mother Annie Williams, step-father Frank
Williams and sister Barbara Waddlington.
Family and friends are invited to sign Dee’s
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of
Bonners Ferry Funeral Home.