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 Ulysses Lafayette Devereaux

Ulysses Lafayette Devereaux

Bountiful, Davis County, Utah, USA
Death 31 Dec 1970 (aged 68)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot U_35_9
Memorial ID 159585 · View Source
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*Ulysses' headstone lists his date of birth as 1903, his actual date of birth was 1902.*

Children: Marjorie Leone Devereaux Ashton (1924-1990), Frederick Robert Devereaux (1931-1988), James Ulysses Devereaux (1938-1997).

Obituary, printed in the Davis County Clipper, January 8, 1971:
Death Claims Ulysses Devereaux

Funeral services were held Monday 11 a.m., Jan. 4 for Ulysses L. Leveraux (sic), 68, of 388 East 300 N. Centerville. He died Dec. 31, in the St. Mark's Hospital of natural causes.

HE WAS born Nov. 25, 1902 at Bountiful. He was the son of John and Ellen Frances Devereaux.

On Dec. 11, 1922 he was married to Jessie Faye Devereaux in Salt Lake City.

HE IS A retired maintenance supervisor for Phillips Petroleum Company where he worked 25 years. He was a Centerville Seventh Ward LDS Church member; member of Phil Resters Club.

Survivors are his widow, Centerville; sons and daughter, Frederick R., Woods Cross; James, Bountiful and Mrs. Dale (Margie) Ashton, Santa Rosa, Calif.; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; brothers and sister Joseph, Ogden; Leslie, Bountiful; and Mrs. Frances (Babe) Evans, California.

FUNERAL services were held Monday 11 a.m. in the Bountiful Lindquist Mortuary Chapel with Bishop Thomas Randall, Centerville Seventh Ward conducting.

Family prayer was by Ron Devereaux; prelude organ music by Valorie Casper; invocation by Wesley Winegar; speaker was Jim Snoddy.

A VOCAL solo "The Place Where I Worship" and "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere" by Larry Memmott, accompanied by Valorie Casper.

Interment in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery with dedication of the grave by Willard A. Casper.

PALLBEARERS were Vic Simpson, Eddie Hartman, Norman Wells, Larry Jackson, Terry Devereaux and Fred Devereaux.

Floral offerings were cared for by the grandchildren.




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 159585
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