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Jennie Jerrie Beckstead Laws
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1909
Whitney
Franklin County
Idaho, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1993
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA

Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT) - November 1, 1993. Deceased Name: DEATH: JERRIE BECKSTEAD LAWS. Jerrie Jennie Beckstead Laws, 84, died Sunday, October 31, 1993 at her home of cancer. She was born September 1, 1909 in Whitney, Idaho, a daughter of William Andrew and Sadie Ellen Ellsworth Beckstead. She married George Mortmer Bronson on October 22, 1924 in Idaho. They were later divorced. She married Maurice Hart Laws on August 30, 1947 in Ogden. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died June 13, 1983. She was reared and educated in Whitney, Idaho until 1947 when she moved to Ogden where she resided until her death. She lived at the Harrison Regent for two years and made many good friends. She received her LPN license from Weber State College in 1953. She was active in the LDS Church and served in many capacities.

Surviving are two sons and three daughters, Val M. Bronson, Ogden; Jeffery H. Laws, Farr West; Coralleen (Toni) Mattson, Orient, New York; Bonnie Ray Thackeray, Ogden; VeAnn Isakson, Salt Lake City; 19 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Paul Laws, one granddaughter, four brothers and three sisters. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary, 3408 Washington Blvd., with Bishop Wayne Wahlquist officiating. Friends may call at the mortuary on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from noon to 12:45 p.m. Interment: Ogden City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Hospice of Northern Utah or the Mission Fund of Tim Brower in care of the family. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Andrew Beckstead (1867 - 1953)
  Sarah Ellen Ellsworth Beckstead (1873 - 1932)
 
 Spouses:
  Maurice Hart Laws (1917 - 1983)
  George Mortimer Bronson (1888 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Val Mortimer Bronson (1925 - 2000)*
  Coralene Sadie Bronson Mattson (1929 - 2008)*
  Paul A Bronson (1945 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Andrew Ornal Beckstead (1894 - 1900)*
  Lydia Marie Beckstead Wagner (1896 - 1973)*
  Cleo Beckstead Shupe (1898 - 1963)*
  Wesley R Beckstead (1899 - 1972)*
  Glen Ephraim Beckstead (1905 - 1919)*
  Jennie Jerrie Beckstead Laws (1909 - 1993)
  William Paul Beckstead (1910 - 1993)*
  Audean Ellen Beckstead (1917 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ogden City Cemetery
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: R-10-26-5E
 
Created by: Redriver
Record added: Jan 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64978542
Jennie Jerrie <i>Beckstead</i> Laws
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Jennie Jerrie <i>Beckstead</i> Laws
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