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Harold Dwight Despain
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1893
Granite
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1965

PRESCOTT--Services for Harold Dwight DeSpain, 71, who died Saturday at his home here at 814 S. Granite St., will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Bishop Boyd Tenney will officiate. Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery.

Mr. Despain, who fulfilled his western states LDS mission at Gilbert in 1916, moved to Chino Valley in 1921.

He was a rock mason and worked on many prominent buildings in Yavapai County, including the Chino Valley LDS Church and the LDS Church on N. Marina Street here.

Survivors include his wife, Marcia of Prescott; two daughters, Joy and Eunice, four brothers, Asael of Bagdad; Glynn of Prescott; Keate of Joseph City and Winston of Medford, Oregon and five sisters, Mrs. Amy Sanders of Mesa; Mrs. Gladys Judd of Juarez, Mexico; Mrs. Inez Porter of Mesa and Mrs. Thelma Richards of Joseph City.

Friends may call at Widnmer Funeral Home here between 6 p.m. and noon tomorrow.

-The Arizona Republic, September 13, 1965
(transcribed by Rhonda Holton) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Oscar Newell Despain (1863 - 1946)
  Lizzie Adelle Boyce Despain (1869 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Marcia Reed Gates Despain (1909 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Asael Oscar Despain (1891 - 1971)*
  Harold Dwight Despain (1893 - 1965)
  Amy Lola Despain Sanders (1896 - 1990)*
  Glynn Elmer Despain (1899 - 1988)*
  Gladys Vivian Despain Judd (1901 - 1988)*
  Inez Viola Despain Porter (1903 - 2001)*
  Thelma Lavera Despain Richards (1905 - 1992)*
  Kenneth Boyce Despain (1906 - 1953)*
  Melvin Keate Despain (1910 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Prescott
Yavapai County
Arizona, USA
 
Created by: L Despain
Record added: Dec 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32481488
Harold Dwight Despain
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