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Carter Larcus Langdon

  • Birth 21 Oct 1911 Bennion, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
  • Death 15 Feb 1984 Taft, Kern County, California, USA
  • Burial Taft, Kern County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 65447912

Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the West Side District Cemetery, for Carter Langdon, 72, who died Wednesday in a Sepulveda hospital following a long illness. Conducting the services will be the Taft Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. The Taft Elks Lodge No. 1527 will also participate.

Mr. Langdon was born in Bennion, Utah, on October 21, 1911. He was a resident of Taft since 1946, and was a retired welder of Mobil Oil Company for whom he worked for 35 years. He was a Veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy for the duration. Mr. Langdon was a member of the Taft Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, the Taft Veterans of Foreign Wars Post, and a life member of the Taft Elks Lodge No. 1527.

Survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Saphronia Ellen Thompson of Murray, Utah, and Ruth Clifford of Salt Lake City, Utah; two grandsons, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may pay their respects at the Erickson & Brown Funeral home until 8:30 p.m. tonight.


Carter Larcus Langdon is the son of Clifford Andrew Langdon and Sophronia Ellen Turnbow (Carter) Langdon. He is the fifth of their seven children and the first of two sons.

He is the grandson of Larcus Andrew Langdon & Johanna Daley Langdon and William Thomas Carter & Sophronia Ellen Lenore Hart Turnbow.

He is the brother to Faye, Laura_Hannah, Elgina Carter, Saphronia Ellen, William_Clifford, and Ruth.

He married (1st) Phyllis Verl Warr in Salt Lake County, Utah; divorced in 1945 after WW II and (2nd) Fern Iva Richards in Taft, Kern County, California.





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  • Added: 10 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65447912
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carter Larcus Langdon (21 Oct 1911–15 Feb 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65447912, citing West Side District Cemetery, Taft, Kern County, California, USA ; Maintained by Carol Ciaramitaro (contributor 46532936) .