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Notices of deaths of members who have served in a general Church capacity.

ShirLee Forbes Wood, 81, who volunteered for the Missionary Department and served with her husband, Lynn Willey Wood, as he presided over the Canada Halifax Mission from 1988-1991, and the New Zealand MTC from 2006-2008, died on Dec. 7, 2017, in Layton, Utah.

Beverly Decker Adams, 91, who served on the general music committee for the Church, died on Dec. 12, 2017, in Salt Lake City.

Duane Bowring Welling, 87, who served as a regional representative and presided over the the Iowa Des Moines Mission from 1990-1993, died on Dec. 22, 2017, in Bountiful, Utah.

Warren B. Davis, 89, who presided over the England Leeds Mission from 1981-1984, died on Dec. 31, 2017, in Salt Lake City.

Edwin Blackhurst Morrell, 88, who presided over the East European and Austria Vienna Missions from 1981-1984, and the Czech Prague Mission from 1996-1998, died on Dec. 31, 2017, in Provo, Utah.

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