Eileen G. Terry, age 72, returned peacefully to her father in heaven and her eternal companion on March 15, 1998.
Born July 8, 1925 in Minersville, Utah, to Julian Henry Gillins and Rhoda Aletha Mathews. Married Clifford G. Terry on January 17, 1946 in the St. George LDS Temple. Together they shared many special years and raised two children. He preceded her in death on December 14, 1985. Eileen was blessed with a special spirit that touched many lives. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served in many positions in the church but her stake mission with her husband and her calling as a temple worker in the Jordan River Temple were among her favorites.Eileen is survived by her children, Janice (Dennis) Anderson, Douglas (Jana) Terry, both of Salt Lake City; grandchildren, Chad and Marie Anderson, Kameron and Aubrey Terry; brother, Raymond (Beverly) Gillins, Cedar City, many beloved nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, brother Harrell, and parents.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 20, 1998 at 12 Noon in the Heritage West 3rd Ward Chapel, 7350 South 3200 West, West Jordan, Utah. Friends may call one hour prior to services and Thursday 6-8 p.m. at Goff Mortuary, 8090 South State, Midvale. Interment, Redwood Memorial Estates, 6500 South Redwood Road.
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