Phyllis <I>Truman Hunt</I> Bracken

Phyllis Truman Hunt Bracken

Gunlock, Washington County, Utah, USA
Death 15 Aug 2006 (aged 95)
Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Burial Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 20468431 · View Source
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ST. GEORGE - Phyllis Truman Hunt Bracken, 95, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away at home, Friday, September 15, 2006. She was born August 22, 1911, on the Truman Ranch near Gunlock, Utah, to Albert Henry and Florence Matilda Bowler Truman. She was the last survivor of their eleven children.

On May 2, 1932, she married Royal Samuel Hunt (1902-1941). Born to this union were Nellie Rae Jones, Henderson, NV; Darwin Samuel, Fillmore, UT; and Mary Louise (Sherman) Hafen, St. George, UT. Royal was killed on the Hunt Family Ranch in November 1941.

Phyllis married Murray G. Bracken (1901-1981)July 2, 1943. This marriage was blessed with twins, Stanford (Carol) Bracken, Page, AZ; and Sharon (Bill) Springgate, Henderson, NV. Murray preceded her death October 1982.

Phyllis lived her entire life in Washington County and loved the rich pioneer heritage of the area, and took great pride in her pioneer ancestry. Phyllis was a past president of the Lady Elks and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She held many responsible positions within the church, which included service in the St. George Temple. She was a faithful visiting teacher until age 90, when health prevented her from continuing.

Surviving family include her five children; 20 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; four greatgreat-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, September 19, 2006, at in the St. George 8th Ward Chapel, 166 S. Main St., St. George. Interment will take place at the St. George City Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Max Turpin
  • Added: 15 Jul 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 20468431
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Phyllis Truman Hunt Bracken (2 Aug 1911–15 Aug 2006), Find a Grave Memorial no. 20468431, citing Saint George City Cemetery, Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Max Turpin (contributor 46863402) .