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In Memorium


Sarah Talbot

Sarah Emma Twitchell Talbot, age 89, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 21, 2004 in Delta, Utah. She was born March 25, 1915 in Cannonville, Garfield County, Utah, to Angus Tillman Twitchell and Elizabeth Ann Mangum Twitchell , the 7th of 9 children.

She graduated from Delta High School. She married Cloyd Alden Talbot on Nov. 27, 1934 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He passed away June 1991. They were the parents of 3 children: LuOna, Richard Norman, and Arnold Cloyd. Emma was active in the Oak City Ward and served in every organization, including president of the MIA and in the Presidency of the Relief Society. She and Cloyd were temple workers for many years.

Emma lived all of her life, after her marriage, in the same home Cloyd had grown up in. Emma worked for 17 years in the lunch kitchen at Delta High School. She and Cloyd made donuts for Halloween for many years.

Emma is survived by her daughter, LuOna (Clark) Prisbrey of Nephi; son, Arnold (Leslie) Talbot of Oak City; daughter-in-law, LuDean (Lee) Sperry, Nephi; 14 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren. She was proceeded in death by her parents; brothers and sisters, Roy Twitchell, Cyrus Twitchell, Mildred Willden, Ancil Twitchell, Dehna Watts, Una Willden, Randolph Twitchell, and Bessie Webb; husband, Cloyd; son, Richard; and grandson, Terry Talbot.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2004 at 1:00 p.m. with viewing from 12:00 until time of services in the Oak City 2nd Ward Chapel. Internment in Oak City Cemetery.