Lillian Buck Smedley

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Lillian Buck Langford (Smedley)

Birthplace: Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Death: Died in Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Place of Burial: Wardboro, Bear Lake, Idaho
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Joynes Smedley and Ida Smedley
Wife of James Monroe Langford and David Edward Beck
Mother of Kathleen Nelson and Bruce M. Langford
Sister of Irva Buck Smedley; Calvin Buck Smedley; Ella Buck Rechnitzer; Gertrude Melva Smedley and Arnold Buck Smedley
Half sister of Thomas Edgar Smedley; Sarah Jane Smedley; Franklin Eaton Smedley; Heber Charles Smedley; Lucy Smedley and 3 others

Occupation: Teacher
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About Lillian Buck Smedley



Lillian Smedley Langford Beck. 90 died Aug 28, at the Bear Lake Nursing home.

She was born Oct 16, 1898 to Thomas Joynes and Ida Buck Smedley.

She married James Monroe Langford, July 30, 1921 in McCammon. Id. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple Oct 14 1925. He died Feb 1, 1933.

She later married David Beck on April 21, 1944. He died Dec 12, 1967.

She was a member of the LDS Church.

She received her teaching certificate from Albion Normal School in 1929. She taught in Wardboro, Bern, Geneva. Paris and Fish Haven.

She is survived by one son, Bruce Langford, Alburquque. N M three grandchildren, 11 great-grand. children, twö sisters, Irva Sant, Salt Lake City, and Gertrude -Hill, of California.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Kathleen Nelson and two brothers, Calvin and Arnold and one sister, Ella. Funeral services will be Friday, Sept 1, 11 am at the Paris Stake Center Friends may call one hour prior to service. Burial will be in the Wardboro Cemetery.

Published in News Examiner Aug 31, 1989

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Lillian Buck Smedley's Timeline

October 16, 1898
Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
March 19, 1923
Age 24
Los Angeles County, California
September 8, 1925
Age 26
Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
August 25, 1989
Age 90
Montpelier, Bear Lake County, Idaho, United States
Wardboro, Bear Lake, Idaho