Eldred G. Smith

Elder Eldred G. Smith, 'a man of God,' laid to rest

LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson joined hundreds of friends and family members Wednesday morning in paying tribute to Elder Eldred Gee Smith, who he called "an... Read more »

April 10, 2013


Longest-living LDS general authority dies at age 106

Elder Eldred Gee Smith, 106, an emeritus general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints since 1979 and the seventh and final of seven patriarchs... Read more »

April 5, 2013


Church patriarch marks 105th birthday

Elder Eldred G. Smith, who served as patriarch to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1947 to 1979, turned 105 on Monday. Among those calling upon him... Read more »

Jan. 10, 2012


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