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Info - Eugenia Smith Wife Off Springville Mayor Dies...
Eugenia Smith Wife Off Springville Mayor Dies SPRINGVILLE — Eugenia Smith Bird, 71, died today at the family home of a cerebral hemorrhage. She was wife of J. Emmett t Bird, mayor of \ Springville. She was born '' Nov. 19, 1887 in Springville, a d a u g h ter of H e 1 m a and Rena Clark Smith. Her early life was Mrs. Bird spent in California, where she was educated. She was married to J. Emmett Bird May 9, 1920 in Salt Lake and the marriage was later solemnized in Salt Lake LDS Temple. She has lived in Sprttmgville since her marriage. She was active in the LDS Church and has served on the Primary stake board and worked in the Relief Society and was a stake board member and visiting teacher. She taught Sunday School for a number .of years. Mrs. Bird had worked on the Old Folks Committee in Springville and "was a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers. Surviving are husband; two daughters, Mrs. Rena B. Kaine of Clearfield, Mrs. Dave (Ina) Reynolds of Orem, four grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. She had a son, Gene, who was killed 'in World War II. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 1 p.m. in the First-Twelfth Ward LDS Chapel with Bishop DelMoine Christensen of the Twelfth Ward. Friends may call Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday prior to services at the Wheeler Mortuary. Burial will be in the Springville Evergreen Cemetery.

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  1. The Daily Herald,
  2. 23 Jun 1960, Thu,
  3. Page 4

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