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Wilford Ivan Sheriff, age 85, died March 16, 1991 in Delta, Utah.

Born April 28, 1905 in Anderson County, South Carolina, to Whiteford F. and Martha Ann McNeely Sheriff. Married Bessie Lovell, January 14, 1926 in the Manti LDS Temple. She died February 5, 1983. Moved to Oak City with his family from South Carolina in 1907. Active member of the LDS Church. Served as Oak City Mayor. Baseball Coach of Saturday League Team for several years. Retired from Millard County Road Department, where he was a grader operator and bridge builder.Survived by son and daughters, Mrs. Wilburn (Elaine) Olson, Scott L. and Mrs. Lawrence, Margaret Densley, all Oak City; foster son, Clyde Keith, Page, Arizona; 11 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, brother, Clifford, of Sandy. Preceded in death by daughter, Joan, son, Evan L., grandson, Larry S. Densley, great granddaughter, Tarah Rowley, three brothers, three sisters.

Funeral services, Tuesday, March 19, 1991, 11 a.m. Oak City LDS Chapel. Friends may call Monday 7-8 p.m. at Nickle Mortuary, 190 South Center, Delta, Utah, and at the church on Tuesday from 10-10:45 a.m. Burial, Oak City Cemetery.

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