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Ivy LaVon Messersmith Jones
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1911
Cedar Fort
Utah County
Utah, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1997
American Fork
Utah County
Utah, USA

Ivy LaVon Messersmith Jones, age 85, of Pleasant Grove, died Wednesday, February 5, 1997 at the American Fork Hospital.

She was born March 26, 1911 in Cedar Fort, Utah to Ralph Henry and Elizabeth Berry Messersmith. She married Aldred J. Jones, March 11, 1929 in Cedar Fort. He died February 21, 1989. She was a homemaker and worked all her life on the family farm. She liked to crochet and enjoyed visiting on the telephone and gardening. She was survived by three daughters, Vinece McLane, Lehi; Darlene (William) Clements, Riverton; Kaye (Frank) Baxter, Pueblo, Colorado; 25 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Vernal (Cora) Messersmith and Shirley (Knollin) Haws, Lehi; Dean (Nancy) Messersmith, Robert (Shirley) Messersmith, Cedar Fort; Margaret Danielson, Pleasant Grove. She was preceded in death by a son, Arthur Aldred Jones and a daughter, Margaret Johnson.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 11, 1997 at 11 a.m. in the Lehi West Stake Center, 1900 No. 500 West. Friends could call at the Wing Mortuary, Lehi, Monday evening from 7-9 p.m. and at the Church, Tuesday one hour prior to services. Burial was in the Cedar Fort Cemetery.

Adapted from an obituary published Friday, February 7, 1997 in the Deseret News.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ralph Henry Messersmith (1890 - 1962)
  Margaret Elizabeth Berry Messersmith (1891 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  Aldred J. Jones (1911 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Vilda Vinece Jones McLane (1929 - 2012)*
  Arthur Aldred Jones (1930 - 1944)*
  Margaret Ann Jones Johnson (1932 - 1986)*
  Darlene Jones Clements (1934 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ivy LaVon Messersmith Jones (1911 - 1997)
  Ralph Eldon Messersmith (1912 - 1940)*
  Margaret Messersmith Danielson (1914 - 2008)*
  Lois Messersmith (1917 - 1917)*
  Karl Lester Messersmith (1918 - 1956)*
  Lela Messersmith Cook (1921 - 1969)*
  Vernal David Messersmith (1923 - ____)*
  Robert Henry Messersmith (1927 - 2005)*
  Leland Dee Messersmith (1929 - 1992)*
  Gaylon LaMar Messersmith (1931 - 1986)*
  Shirley Jean Messersmith Haws (1935 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Married March 11, 1929

Children: Vinece, Arthur, Margarett, Darlene, Kaye
 
Burial:
Cedar Fort Cemetery
Cedar Fort
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: OSSW Aldred J. Jones
 
Maintained by: Karl Greenwood
Originally Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Apr 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14080903
Ivy LaVon <i>Messersmith</i> Jones
Added by: Karl Greenwood
 
Ivy LaVon <i>Messersmith</i> Jones
Added by: Karl Greenwood
 
Ivy LaVon <i>Messersmith</i> Jones
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 Added: Apr. 26, 2006
 
 
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