Eva Dell (Talbot) MarshallJuly 31, 1910 ~ July 28, 2011 (age 100)
Eva Dell Talbot Marshall, 100, of Panguitch, Utah, passed away July 28, 2011, in Panguitch. She was born July 31, 1910, to Orson Elijah and Mary Estella Richards Talbot, in Panguitch. Her mother passed away when she was eight years old. Eva and her sister, Achsa, were raised by her uncle Isaac and aunt Minerva Caffall in Tropic. She married Maurice Miles Marshall September 6, 1929, in the St. George LDS Temple.
Eva was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many callings. She has been very interested in family history and keeping her family together. Recently she found nieces and nephews who were distant from her family for a time and she was very happy for that reunion.
She lived her life in service to others. Many children were recipients of wonderful quilts hand-made by Grandma. Grandma also made a quilt for Carolyn Kennedy and receive a thank you note from her father, President Kennedy, which has been a treasure to her. Numerous newly-weds will remember receiving a lovely quilt as a wedding gift from Eva and her quilting friends. No one ever left her house without a loaf of freshly baked bread.
Eva is survived by her son, Donald E. (Barbara) Marshall, Panguitch Lake; daughter, Monajean (Melvin) Savage, Panguitch; son-in-law, Doyle A. Peterson, Lehi; and daughter-in-law, Donna Marshall, Panguitch; 14 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and a niece, Dorothy S. Wimmer, Rifle, CO.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Maurice; daughter, Wilma M. Peterson; son, Leland E. Marshal; grandson, Bill A. Savage; parents; and siblings, Achsa T. Shakespeare, Blanche T. Worthen, Jesse Talbot and Erwin Talbot.
She will be missed very much be family and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2011, at 1:00 p.m. in the Panguitch 2nd LDS Ward Chapel, 200 North 400 East, Panguitch. Friends may call at the ward chapel on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Burial will be in the Panguitch Cemetery. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti.