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Dr. Alma Pexton Burton

Dr. Alma Pexton Burton

Male 1913 - 1998  (85 years)

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  • Name Alma Pexton Burton  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 12 Jan 1913  Nephi, Juab, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Apr 1998  Orem, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 7
    • Alma Pexton Burton passed away April 30, 1998, at the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center at the age of 85 of complications following surgery.
      Born January 12, 1913, to Thomas Hyrum and May Pexton Burton in Nephi, Utah. Married Clea Rich Morgan March 15, 1941, in the Logan LDS Temple. Parents of five children, Barbara (Art) Barron; David A. (Beth) Burton; Ann (Keith S.) Blake; John C. (Gwen) Burton; James R. (Denise) Burton.Graduated from USU , BYU , and U of U (EdD). Professional experience included: Professor of Religion and Dean of Admissions and Records at BYU; Superintendent of Alpine School District; and Assistant Administrator of Seminaries and Institutes of the Church.
      Authored numerous books and articles including: Discourses of the Prophet Joseph Smith, Karl G. Maeser, Toward the New Jerusalem, Stories from Mormon History, For They Shall be Comforted, Readings in LDS Church History (with William E. Berrett), and articles for the Encyclopedia of Mormonism and The Ensign Magazine.
      Church service included: missionary, Central States Mission; MIA General Board member; stake president, Sharon Stake (13 years); General Priesthood Home Teaching Committee; stake president's counselor; director of LDS Church Visitors' Center, Independence, Missouri; and president of the Manti Temple.
      Survived by his wife; five children; brother, Lee Clark Burton; sisters, Florence B. Worthington and Blanche B. Hesse; 25 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents; two older brothers, Marcus and Clarence; and great-granddaughters, Rebekah Wirthlin and KyLee Ann Taylor.
      Funeral service will be held Monday, May 4, 12 noon, Sharon Stake Center, 545 South 800 East, Orem. Friends may call Sunday evening, May 3, 6-8 p.m. at the stake center, and Monday morning from 10:30-11:30 a.m. (prior to the service). Interment will be in the Orem City Cemetery.
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    Buried 4 May 1998  Orem City Cemetery, Orem, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Memorial for Alma Pexton Burton
    Memorial for Alma Pexton Burton
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    Person ID I2441  Henry Grow Family
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2016 

    Father Thomas Hyrum Burton,   b. 28 Aug 1878, Nephi, Juab, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1930, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Hannah May Pexton,   b. 09 Dec 1880, Nephi, Juab, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1981, Orem, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 14 Jan 1903  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clea Rich Morgan,   b. 27 Nov 1916, Liberty, Bear Lake, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 2001, Orem, Utah, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1941  Logan, Cache, Utah Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Last Modified 16 Jun 2012 
    Family ID F813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jan 1913 - Nephi, Juab, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Mar 1941 - Logan, Cache, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Apr 1998 - Orem, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 4 May 1998 - Orem City Cemetery, Orem, Utah, Utah Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Alma Pexton Burton and Clea Rich Morgan Headstone
    Alma Pexton Burton and Clea Rich Morgan Headstone
    By Kent Yocom for Find a Grave
    Alma Pexton Burton
    Alma Pexton Burton

    Histories
    Dr. Alma Pexton Burton Newspaper Article 'The Daily Herald' Sept. 4, 1957
    Dr. Alma Pexton Burton Newspaper Article "The Daily Herald" Sept. 4, 1957

  • Notes 
    • Proffessor Emeritus, Brigham Young University.

  • Sources 
    1. [S71] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 2, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Merlin Data Publishing Corporation, comp. Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings. Merli;).
      Birth date: 12 Jan 1913 Birth place: Residence date: 1935-1993 Residence place: Orem, UT

    2. [S83] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City.Original data - United States;), Year: 1920; Census Place: Nephi, Juab, Utah; Roll: T625_1863; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 355.
      Birth date: abt 1913 Birth place: Utah Residence date: 1920 Residence place: Nephi, Juab, Utah

    3. [S78] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Nephi, Juab, Utah; Roll: 2416; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 12; Image: 473.0.
      Birth date: abt 1913 Birth place: Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Nephi, Juab, Utah

    4. [S76] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security;), Number: 529-12-5416; Issue State: Utah; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Birth date: 12 Jan 1913 Birth place: Death date: 30 Apr 1998 Death place: Orem, Utah, Utah, United States of America

    5. [S144] Web: Utah County, Utah Obituary Index, 1874-2010, (Name: Online publication - Brigham Young University.;).
      Death date: Abt 1998 Death place:

    6. [S90] Public Member Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.Original data: Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Trees.

    7. [S131] Web: Rootsweb Obituary Index, (Name: Online publication - RootsWeb.;).
      Birth date: abt 1913 Birth place: Death date: Abt 1998 Death place: Provo UT


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