The flag at J.R. Simplot's former mansion on Bogus Basin Road flies at half-staff on Monday morning.
The flag at J.R. Simplot's former mansion on Bogus Basin Road flies at half-staff on Monday morning. Joe Jaszewski / Idaho Statesman
The flag at J.R. Simplot's former mansion on Bogus Basin Road flies at half-staff on Monday morning. Joe Jaszewski / Idaho Statesman

J.R. Simplot 1909-2008: 'He did more to build Idaho than any other one person'

May 26, 2008 12:00 AM

UPDATED April 15, 2009 06:57 PM

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