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George Douglas Atwood
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Birth: Aug. 23, 1924
Midvale
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 2006
Spanish Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA

George Douglas Atwood, 81, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and loving friend, passed away at his home in Spanish Fork on June 20, 2006.

Born August 23, 1924, in Midvale, Utah to Walter A. and Hannah Ellen Chadwick Atwood, the last of 15 children. He was raised in Spanish Fork Canyon and attended school in Thistle and Spanish Fork.

He married Christie J. Sorensen on April 5, 1945 in Provo, Utah and the marriage was solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple on April 30, 1958. They celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary in April.

He served in the U. S. Army in World War II and was employed at Utah State Hospital as Grounds Supervisor for 32 years, retiring in August, 1986. He enjoyed oil painting, writing his history in poetry, fishing, and time spent at his Indianola retreat.

Active in the LDS church, he served as Stake clerk, Ward clerk. Bishop, and in many Scouting positions. He loved the youth and especially the elderly people. He taught his sons and grandsons the value of hard, honest work.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Augusta Atwood (1871 - 1954)
  Hannah Ellen Chadwick Atwood (1884 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Ronald Douglas Atwood (1947 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Walter Iliff Atwood (1904 - 1986)*
  Sylvia Arlie Atwood Woodard (1913 - 2001)*
  Hannah Isabell Atwood Williams (1915 - 2007)*
  Inez Irene Atwood Messick (1917 - 2013)*
  George Douglas Atwood (1924 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spanish Fork City Cemetery
Spanish Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: Section 17-23A-05
 
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Originally Created by: John Warnke
Record added: Apr 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25850275
George Douglas Atwood
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He served in the U.S. ARMY
- Nancy K (Wilcock) Atwood
 Added: May. 20, 2014

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