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Maud Chidester
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1883
Death: Jan. 15, 1931

Millard County Chronicle 01/21/1932

MOTHER DIES

Mrs. Elethier Bunker Chidester Merricks aged 49 of Altoonah, Utah died January 15th in the Price City Hospital following a four weeks illness and two very serious operations. Mrs. Merricks was born at Annabella, Utah a daughter of William E. Bunker and Sarah Burgess Bunker. Later she was married to Parker J. Chidester who died in the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City in 1912 and was brought to Delta for burial. Three years later she moved to Altoonah, Utah were she was a very active church member and loved by everyone who knew her. Twelve years ago she married George Merricks by whom she is survived and who was present at her bedside when the end came. She is also survived by her father William E. Bunker aged 72 of Delta and by the following children; Mrs. Violet Stoddard, Delta; William L., Lafayette and Jay Chidester of Price all of whom were with their mother when death came. Also survived by the following grandchildren, Oran, George, Helen and Luella Stoddard, Delta; Ruby and Betty Ann Chidester, Price and by her brothers and sisters, E. H. Bunker, Springville; Lyda Taylor, W. L. Bunker, Jetty Bunker, Delta; Amanda Dewsnup, Deseret; Owen Bunker, Fillmore; Grace Peterson, Dorothy Bunker, Salt Lake City. The funeral services were held in Delta. The speakers were Edgar W. Jeffery, William N. Gardner and Anthony E. Stephenson. A solo "Lay My Head Beneath the Rose" was sung by Mrs. Ora Gardner. Interment was held in Delta 
 
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 Parents:
  William Edward Bunker (1860 - 1945)
  Sarah Vilate Burgess Bunker (1864 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Joshua Parker Chidester (1873 - 1912)
 
 Children:
  Lafayette Chidester (1906 - 1972)*
  Joshua Edward Chidester (1912 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Harrison Bunker (1881 - 1967)*
  Maud Chidester (1883 - 1931)
  Eliza Jane Bunker Taylor (1885 - 1972)*
  William Lang Bunker (1890 - 1979)*
  Owen Woodruff Bunker (1902 - 1989)**
  Lee Kendell Bunker (1909 - 1910)**
  Rachel Dorothy Bunker Baker (1911 - 2006)**
  Wilma Bunker (1919 - 1921)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Delta City Cemetery
Delta
Millard County
Utah, USA
Plot: Block 1 Lot 7
 
Created by: Monica Schafer
Record added: May 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19186723
Maud Chidester
Added by: Penny Burgess Gough
 
Maud Chidester
Added by: Monica Schafer
 
Maud Chidester
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