|Birth: ||Feb. 24, 1911|
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 2009|
Emma S. Palmer
Preston - Emma Scott Palmer, 97, passed away Feb. 11, 2009, in Fallon, Nev. She was born Feb. 24, 1911, in Salt Lake City, Utah, one of six children born to George grow and Sarah Wilkinson Miles Scott. Whe she was little, they moved to Black Pine, Idaho (by Malad), to homestead, but when that didn't work out, they moved to Holbrook, where she lived until she met her husband. She married James William Palmer on Nov. 21, 1934, in the Logan LDS Temple. They settle in Preston, where she lived until 2003 when she moved to live with her son Brett in Fernley, Nev.
She was an active member of the LDS Church and served in various callings throughout her life. She had a very strong testimony of the Gospel, which she shared with everyone. One of her faborite callings was compassionate service. She loved to visith with people and to be able to help them out when needed. She had many hobbies which included crocheting and quilting and she loved attending quilting bees. She enjoyed baking and was known for taking loaves of homemade bread to neighbors and friends who were sick of going through a rough time. Emma was a very compassionate and loving person and will be greatly missed.
Emma is survived by her children, Brett G. (Lynette) Palmer, of Fernley, Nev., and Martha R. (Gary) Farnsworth, of Manti, Utah; 24 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James; four children, Raynette Broussard, B. Scott Palmer, Craig Palmer, and Rose Marie Seeger; two grandchildren; one great-grandson; and five siblings.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at 11 a.m. in the Preston 10th Ward Chapel, 155 N 200 W, in Preston, with Bishop Mike Andrus conducting. Friends may call Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Webb Funeral Home, 109 East Oneida, in Preston, and Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the church. Interment will be in the Lewiston Cemetery. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.webbmortuary.com.
George Grow Scott (1870 - 1931)
Sarah Wilkinson Miles Scott (1879 - 1947)
James William Palmer (1908 - 1980)
Berkeley Palmer (1935 - 2002)*
Rose Marie Palmer Seeger (1937 - 2007)*
Dorothy Raynette Palmer Broussard (1940 - 1984)*
Craig William Palmer (1945 - 2002)*
Lewiston City Cemetery
Created by: Cemetery Walker
Record added: Feb 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34164489