Jesse E. Wood, age 83, died March 19, 1991, in Murray, Utah, of causes incident to age.
Born November 7, 1907 in Auburn, Wyoming to Daniel T. and Susie May Walton Wood. Married Elvon Hurd, June 14, 1933, Logan LDS Temple. Active member LDS Church. High Priest Murray 12th Ward. Served two full time missions: 1928-30 Mexico, 1975-77 Fresno, California. With his wife, Elvon, served stake mission in Star Valley 1946-48. Served as executive secretary to the bishop, secretary to the Seventies Quorum, held several other leadership positions.Survived by wife, Murray; children, Melvern and Helen Wood, Sunset; Grant and Shelley Wood, Murray; Nyles and Linda Wood, California; three brothers, Don Wood, Afton, Wyoming; Denzel Wood, Logan; Thomas Wood, Georgetown, Idaho; two sisters, Lula Griffiths, Hawthorne, California; Elgin Anderson, ElToro, California; 13 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters.
Funeral services Friday, 12:30 p.m., Murray 12th Ward, 363 East Vine Street. Friends may call Thursday, 6-8 p.m. at the Jenkins-Soffe Mortuary, 4760 South State and Friday at the church, 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Interment: Murray City Cemetery.
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