Elda Lucille Blackburn Jensen, 78, of Springville, died Monday October 1, 1990 at her home in Springville.

She was born April 10, 1912 in Ogden to Thomas Henry Bark Blackburn Jr. and Eliza Harriet Richins. She married Clarence L. Jensen in the Salt Lake Temple March 24, 1937. She was a charter member of the Musettes, secretary of the Musettes, Junior Sunday School Coordinator, visiting teacher, secretary of the Stake Relief Society, and Chorister. She was known for her musical abilities, especially her love for leading music. She also had a great love for children, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was also the Editor of the Springville 10th Ward Newsletter since 1980. She served a mission with her husband to the Louisiana, Baton Rouge Mission from 1977 to 1979.She is survived by her husband of Springville, four daughters and two sons, Mrs. Donald E. (Marcella) Hume, of Brigham City; Mrs. Val (Janice) Christensen, Springville; Mrs. H. Ray (Jeri) Hubbard, Elko, Nevada; Thomas L. Jensen, Roy; A. Clair Jensen, Oak Forrest, Illinois; Mrs. Kline (Harriett) Blackham, American Fork; 22 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Mrs. Elmo (Amy) Humphreys, Springville; Mrs. John (Merle) Swanger, Salt Lake City. She was preceded in death by a son, Clarence Lee Jensen.

Funeral services will be Thursday, October 4, 1990, 11 a.m. at the Springville 10th Ward Chapel, 355 East Center. Friends may call Wednesday evening 6-8 p.m., Wheeler Mortuary, 211 East 200 South and Thursday 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the mortuary. Burial will be in the Salt Lake City Cemetery.T 10/2 N3 10/2