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Ferrel L. Beckstead Parry
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Birth: Jul. 6, 1914
West Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Apr. 25, 2004
Sandy
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Ferrel Lavon Beckstead Parry, mom,grandma,sister and friend, died at 89 on April 25,2004.

She was born July 6, 1914 to Harold and Lilly Mabel Severson Beckstead in West Jordan, Utah. She married Benjamin A. Parry on September 10, 1934, in Riverton, Utah. Ferrel was a member of the LDS Church and sang in the ward choir. She was a member and a server for the Midvale Senior Citizen Center for the last 18 years. She loved dancing, fishing, and traveling. She and her husband were very well known for the Christmas trees they sold every year in Bluffdale. Most of all she was proud of her family and loved her children and grandchildren very much.

Survivors: son Blaine "Mish" (Nancy) Parry, West Jordan; ten grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren; brothers, Howard B. Beckstead, Woodruff, Utah, Kent Beckstead, St. George, Utah; sisters Jean Vanderpool, Henderson, Nevada; LuAnn Sharp and Rea Boatright, Mesquite, Nevada. Preceded in death by her husband; daughter, Gayle; son, Boyd; grandson, Jake; sisters June and Ruth; brothers Alyn,Harold and Bob.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 1, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. In the Bluffdale LDS Ward Chapel, 14400 South 1700 West. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary, 8090 So. State, Midvale, Friday, April 30, 2004 from 6-8 p.m. or Saturday at the church from 9:45-10:45 a.m.

Interment, Bluffdale City Cemetery.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Harold Beckstead (1894 - 1973)
  Lilly Mabel Severson Beckstead (1892 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin A. Parry (1910 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  Gayle Ruth Parry Gressmen-Yengich (1936 - 1982)*
  Benjamin Blaine Parry (1938 - 2009)*
  Boyd H. Parry (1942 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ferrel L. Beckstead Parry (1914 - 2004)
  Ruth Beckstead (1916 - 1933)*
  June Beckstead Keddington (1924 - 1997)**
  Cleo Jeanne Beckstead Vanderpool (1925 - 2013)**
  Harold Turner Beckstead (1926 - 1999)**
  Alyn Dee Beckstead (1928 - 1982)**
  Robert William Beckstead (1930 - 1999)**
  Luanne Beckstead Sharp (1932 - 2014)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bluffdale City Cemetery
Bluffdale
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: Section C, Row 2A, Grave 2
 
Maintained by: Lesa Argyle
Originally Created by: Doug Downing
Record added: May 31, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19647005
Ferrel L. <i>Beckstead</i> Parry
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Ferrel L. <i>Beckstead</i> Parry
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Grandma, we love you!
- Lesa Argyle
 Added: May. 18, 2010
 
 
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