George Beckstead Obituary 1939
George Beckstead SPANISH FORK—George Beckstead, 49, a native of Spanish Fork but for some years a resident of Baker, Nevada, died there Friday night after an illness of two years from asthma and complications, according to word received by relatives here Saturday morning. He was born at Spanish Fork, May 28, 1890, the son of the late Moses and Lucretia Davis Beckstead. He spent his, youth here and iti 1911 married Clara Peterson. To them were born two sons, Ray and Ivern Beckstrom of Nevada, who survive him. He is survived also by his aged mother, three brothers and two sisters, Moses Beckstead, of Springville; Orson Beckstead, or Payson; Mrs. Emily Fillmore, Delbert Beckstead and Mrs. Ruth Beckstead of Spanish Fork. The body will be brought to Spanish Fork and friends may call at the home of his mother. Funeral services will be conducted at the Second ward L. D. S. chapel, the tune to be announced later. Interment will be in the Spanish Fork city cemetery.