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Gifford Edgar Turley

Missouri, USA
Death 19 Sep 1994 (aged 85)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot West Masonic_225_7
Memorial ID 152869 · View Source
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Gifford Edgar Turley, 85, passed away September 19, 1994 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Born Feb. 1, 1909 in Joplin, Missouri to Sylvester and Ora Mae Williamson Turley. He married Catherine Edith Harrison April 25, 1942 in Hollywood, Calif. She died Sept. 5, 1984.

He was a Air Force veteran of World War II and loved gardening. He worked at Morton Salt Company for 23 years.

Survived by sons, Jim and wife, Demetria, of Ogden; John and Nancy of Salt Lake City; eight grandchildren, Jenni, Chad, Travis, Alisha, Detrick, Brett, Allison, Melissa; brother, Gilbert of New Braunfles, Texas.

Funeral services will be held Friday, September 23, 1994, 11 a.m., at the Salt Lake 32nd LDS Ward Chapel, 350 South Navajo Street. Friends may call Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at Deseret Mortuary, 36 East 700 South, and Friday, one hour prior to services at the church.

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Deseret News, The (Salt Lake City, UT)
Date: September 20, 1994

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  • Imported from: UT State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 152869
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gifford Edgar Turley (1 Feb 1909–19 Sep 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 152869, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Utah State Historical Society (contributor 4) .