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 Margaret Afton <I>Thompson</I> Empey

Margaret Afton Thompson Empey

Fountain Green, Sanpete County, Utah, USA
Death 31 Aug 1990 (aged 80)
Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Burial Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA
Plot P_2_23
Memorial ID 43128 · View Source
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Margaret Thompson Empey, 80, of St. George, Utah, formerly of Rigby (Idaho), died Aug 31, 1990, at the St. George Care Center.

She was born June 15, 1910, at Fountain Green, Utah, to Sarah and George Thompson. She grew up and received her education in Idaho.

On Feb. 1, 1927, she married Worth Empey at Idaho Falls (Idaho). He later died.

She had lived in Pocatello (Idaho), Challis (Idaho), Rigby, and Lima, Mont., before moving to St. George in 1983.

She was a member of the LDS Church and also the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.

Survivors include her children, Stanford Empey of Boulder City, Nev., and Norman Empey and Mrs. Stanley Empey (Claire) Rose, both of Pocatello; two brothers; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sept. 4, 1990, with burial in the St. George Cemetery under the direction of Metcalf Mortuary in St. George.

(Idaho Falls, Idaho, Post-Register, 9 Sep 1990, Section B, page 2)

(Thanks to Find A Grave contributor Dann Mullen)

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  • Maintained by: Max Turpin
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43128
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margaret Afton Thompson Empey (15 Jun 1910–31 Aug 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43128, citing Saint George City Cemetery, Saint George, Washington County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Max Turpin (contributor 46863402) .