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Samuel Jonathan Grix
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Birth: Jun. 29, 1881
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 19, 1959
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA

Son of Lamoni Grix & Sarah Greenway Lawson

Married Ella Kerron Chandler, 19 Oct 1904, Salt Lake City, Utah

Children- Clyde Milton Grix, Arvel Grix, Ella Cleone Grix Welker, Florence Myrtle Grix Randall, Mildred Eleanor Grix Schott

Also Married Miriam Marcella Taylor, 8 Sep 1949, Salt Lake City, Utah

Samuel J. Grix, 77, of 1050 Jefferson, died this morning at his home after a 9-week illness.

Mr. Grix was born June 29, 1881, in Ogden, a son of Lamoni and Sarah Lawson Grix.

He retired in 1943 as a letter carriers supervisor. He has been treasurer of the Ogden Government Employes Credit Union for 30 years. He was a member of the LDS Twenty-first Ward and Lorin Farr Stake High Priest Quorum, member of the genealogical committee, temple worker and group leader of the High Priest Quorum and had been a ward teacher supervisor and Sunday School teacher. He was a past member of the Ogden Stake Sunday School Board, former secretary of the Elders Quorum in the Sixth Ward and served in the presidency of the Seventies of the Thirteenth Ward.

On Oct. 19, 1904, he married Ella K. Chandler in the Salt Lake Temple. She died March 27, 1948, in Ogden. He married Marcell Taylor on Sept. 8, 1949 in the Salt Lake Temple.

Surviving are hisw widow, a son and three daughters, Clyde M. Grix, Mrs. Victor H. (Cleone) Welker, both of Ogden; Mrs. Clyde N. (Florence) Randall, Salt Lake City; Mrs. Fred W. (Mildred) Schott, Portland; 12 grandchildren, two brothers and two sisters, John and Arthur W. Grix, Mrs. Orin J. (Mae) Bybee, all of Ogden; Miss Florence Grix, Salt Lake City.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 1 p.m. in the Larkin Chapel by Bishop Rudger J. Dent. Friends may call at the mortuary Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m. and Monday until services. Burial in Ogden City Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Lamoni Grix (1855 - 1943)
  Sarah Greenway Lawson Grix (1860 - 1899)
 
 Spouses:
  Ella Kerron Chandler Grix (1879 - 1948)
  Miriam Marcella Taylor Grix (1901 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Clyde Milton Grix (1905 - 1989)*
  Arvel Lamoni Grix (1907 - 1915)*
  Ella Cleone Grix Welker (1909 - 1992)*
  Florence Myrtle Grix Randall (1913 - ____)*
  Mildred Eleanor Grix Schott (1917 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Florence Grix (1879 - 1966)*
  Samuel Jonathan Grix (1881 - 1959)
  Sarah Ellen Grix (1883 - 1884)*
  Mary Blake Grix (1885 - 1948)*
  John Isaiah Grix (1888 - 1973)*
  May Lawson Grix Bybee (1890 - 1979)*
  Joseph Lamoni Grix (1892 - 1894)*
  Arthur William Grix (1895 - 1988)*
  Winifred Elizabeth Grix (1899 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ogden City Cemetery
Ogden
Weber County
Utah, USA
Plot: 2B-6-38-1E
 
Created by: Schott Family
Record added: Sep 01, 2007
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Samuel Jonathan Grix
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Samuel Jonathan Grix
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Samuel Jonathan Grix
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 Added: May. 22, 2009

- Schott Family
 Added: Nov. 21, 2007
 
 
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