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Lois "Renee" Davis

Lois "Renee" Davis of Minersville, Utah passed away on Tuesday, December 2, 2015 in Beaver, Utah.
Renee was born in Cedar City, Utah on October 17, 1927 to Cecil Clair Adams and Margaretta McConnell Adams. She graduated from Cedar High School in 1945 and was then a student at Southern Utah University for a time. She married Billie Rehnay Davis on July 5, 1957 in the St. George, Utah LDS Temple.


Colleen Alger Adams

Lived in Parowan, Utah.


Dennis Lee Carter

Dennis Lee Carter, age 60, passed away on December 5, 2015 in Tempe, Arizona.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, December 11, 2015 at 12:00 noon at the Enoch City Cemetery, Enoch, Utah. A viewing will be held on Friday, December 11, 2015 from 11:00-11:45 am at Southern Utah Mortuary, 190 North 300 West in Cedar City, Utah. Arrangements are under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary.

Tribute compliments of Southern Utah Mortuary.


Richard Allen Dean

Richard Allen Dean, age 82, passed away peacefully on December 6, 2015. He was born April 28,1933, to William Burnald Dean and Florence Bullock Harman. He leaves behind his loving wife of 62 years, Sharon Ann Denney, children (Glen) Debra Eigenbrod, (Donald) Sandra DeNoon, (Gary) Stacy Gardner, and Richard (Tammy) Dean Jr. Throughout his life he was a loving husband and father. He was a Realtor, an entrepreneur, but his primary love was flying. He flew for 57 years. He once had an engine catch fire on a twin engine airplane with his family on board.


Thomas Hunter Urie

Thomas Hunter Urie, age 86 passed away on November 28, 2015. He was born on September 3, 1929 in Cedar City, Utah to Moroni James and Mary Williams Hunter Urie. Tom graduated from Cedar City High School. Was a member of BPOE 1556, served in the US Army. He married Dorothy Secrist (later divorced). Later married Charlotte Rowberry and spent many wonderful years together.
He loved spending time on the Family Ranch on Cedar Mountain. As a young boy he enjoyed helping Clark Brothers with their Sheep.


Michael Joseph Gannam

My great uncle, Michael J. Gannam died June 10, 2003, after a long battle with cancer.

He was born in Savannah to Karam and Annie Gannam and was a communicant of the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. Uncle Mike graduated from Benedictine Military School in 1941 and served with the U.S. Army Air Corps in the South Pacific during World War II. He attended Armstrong Junior College and received his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Georgia in 1948.


Jack Dwayne Sears

Jack Dwayne Sears was born to Charles Edward Sears and Susie Marie Frye on June 21, 1931. The family eventually moved to Florida where Jack spent most of his life, before he eventually moving to Effingham, South Carolina where he passed away on January 11, 2007. He is interred at Florence Memorial Gardens in Florence, South Carolina.

Jack was survived by a spouse, Rosemary E. Weaver Sears who went to join him on April 6, 2013. She is interred with him.


Marie Christiansen

Marie Christiansen passed away on November 11, 2015. She courageously battled the effects of multiple sclerosis for 42 years but did not let that define her. Marie was a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother. She was a dear neighbor and friend to many and an advocate for those with disabilities, the poor, and the marginalized.


Gordon Williams

Gordon Williams passed away on Veterans Day November 11, 2015 in St. George, Utah at the age of 99. Gordon was born in Kanarraville, Utah February 26, 1916 to Noel B. Williams and Samantha Ahlena Parker Williams, second to the oldest of 8 children.He learned to work hard at a young age helping his dad build several family homes, taking care of cattle and doing farming. He attended school through the 8th grade in Kanarraville. He attended High School at the Branch Normal College graduating in 1933 in Cedar City. He met and married Carel Prince August 15,1936.


Ronald LaVerne Burrow

Ronald LaVerne Burrow, age 87, passed away on November 12, 2015 in Cedar City, UT. He was born on July 22, 1928 to Charles and Ethel Arnold Burrow in Plymouth Township, Rock County, Wisconsin.
Ronald married Ethel Mae Schulze on March 8, 1947 in Orfordville, WI and they had one daughter Lynda.


Donna Jean Dalton Mitchell

Donna Jean Dalton Mitchell passed away October 28, 2015 in Parowan, Utah at age 87. The family will be forever grateful to Reyes and Kacie Carballo for providing her with a beautiful space in their home at the farm, where she wanted to be, and such loving and tender care during the last part of her sojourn. Donna Jean was born September 4, 1928 in Cedar City, Utah to Harrell Warren Dalton and Alice Elvira Howell as the oldest of three children.


Edma Wiscombe Brown

Our beloved mother and grandmother, Edna Wiscombe Brown, left this mortal existence in Beaver, Utah on October 23, 2015 at the age of 94. She was the daughter of James Newland Wiscombe and Nellie Weight Wiscombe of Mapleton Utah. Edna attended Mapleton Grade School and graduated from Springville High School. Following graduation, she attended Brigham Young University for two years. She married Thales C. Brown on November 5, 1941 in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the St. George LDS Temple on May 18, 1946.