NeVelle Marshall

NeVelle L. (Smith) Marshall, 101, of Sweet Home died June 26, 2009.

She was born in Betteravia, Calif., on Nov. 24, 1908. She graduated from Tillamook High School. She was a champion swimmer and diver as a youth.

She worked for Loma Linda Food Co., a Seventh Day Adventist Church in California and as executive secretary at Portland Adventist Hospital.

She married Ralph Marshall in 1936 in Stevenson, Wash. He preceded her in death.

She lived in North Bend before moving to Portland in 1934. She moved to California and then to Woodburn where she lived for 20 years before moving to Lebanon, then to Sweet Home.

She enjoyed golfing.

She is survived by her daughter, Diane Healy of Lebanon; two grandsons; and four great-grandchildren.

A private family service will be held. Private interment will be at Mountain View Cemetery in Oregon City.

Simon-Woodburn Funeral Chapel of Woodburn is handling the arrangements.