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William Sherman "Will" Ferris, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1885
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 1973
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

William Sherman Ferris Sr., 88, Bountiful, died Feb. 4 of natural causes in Salt Lake City. Born Jan. 4, 1885, Salt Lake City, to Franklin Samuel and Celestia Dockstader Ferris. Married Leola Grace Scott Nov. 16, 1904, Salt Lake LDS Temple. She died Oct. 19, 1972. Electrician. High Priest, Bountiful 36th LDS Ward. Survivors: sons, daughters, William S. Jr., Medford, Ore.; George C., Sacramento, Calif.; Josephine L. Kirkham, Salt Lake City; Mrs Sterling K. (Ellen) Hixson, Bountiful; 15 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral Thursday 1 p.m., 727 N. 400 East, Bountiful, where friends call one hour prior to services. Burial Bountiful Memorial Park. 
 
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 Parents:
  Franklin Samuel Ferris (1834 - 1916)
  Celestea Dockstader Ferris (1858 - 1904)
 
 Spouse:
  Leola Grace Scott Ferris (1885 - 1972)*
 
 Children:
  Josephine Leola Ferris Kirkham (1905 - 1985)*
  William Sherman Ferris (1910 - 1976)*
  George Charles Ferris (1912 - 1984)*
  Ellen Ferris Hixson (1913 - 2000)*
  Ellen Ferris Hixson (1913 - 2000)*
  Jessie Ferris (1916 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Bertha Sevira Ferris (1875 - 1879)*
  George Ferris (1880 - 1898)*
  Herbert Ferris (1883 - 1883)*
  Hubert Ferris (1883 - 1883)*
  William Sherman Ferris (1885 - 1973)
  Emil Winfield Ferris (1887 - 1963)*
  Ella Charlotte Ferris Fox (1893 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bountiful Memorial Park
Bountiful
Davis County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Richard Hixson
Record added: Jul 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28585889
William Sherman Will Ferris, Sr
Added by: Richard Hixson
 
William Sherman Will Ferris, Sr
Added by: Richard Hixson
 
William Sherman Will Ferris, Sr
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 Added: Dec. 17, 2014
 
 
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