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 Emma Naomi <I>Theobald</I> Spendlove

Emma Naomi Theobald Spendlove

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 7 Jan 1962 (aged 78)
Provo, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Hinckley, Millard County, Utah, USA
Plot 05 40 07
Memorial ID 69928 · View Source
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Emma Theobald Spendlove
Chr 11 Jan 1962
Died 7 Jan 1962

Mrs. Emma Theobald Spendlove, 78, Hinckley resident of 73 years, died in a Provo hospital Sunday of natural causes.

She was born Sept. 18, 1883, in Salt Lake City, a daughter of pioneer parents, Arthur and Jane Burgess Theobald. Her early life was spent in Dixie at Duncan’s Retreat, where her family helped settle the county. They were later first settlers of Hinckley, when she was a girl of five years.

She attended grade school and the old BYU High School at Hinckley. She was married to Joseph E. Spendlove April 5, 1900, in the Salt Lake Temple, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Their home was made in Hinckley.

Mrs. Spendlove was an active LDS member, had served as president of the Primary, in the presidency of the Relief Society, and visiting teacher for the Hinckley Ward.

She is survived by eight of her eleven sons and daughters; Glen T., Tooele; Mrs. Aroet (Reva) Taylor, Mrs. Rodney (Wynnie) Wright, E. Blaine, all of Hinckley; Ward, Tooele; Floyd A., Bountiful; Arthur M., Ogden, and Nellie LaRae Spendlove of Hinckley; 20 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, T. George Theobald, Hinckley.

Funeral services were conducted Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Hinckley Ward Chapel by Bishop




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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69928
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Naomi Theobald Spendlove (18 Sep 1883–7 Jan 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69928, citing Hinckley City Cemetery, Hinckley, Millard County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Trina (contributor 47086089) .