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Our loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather Heber John "Jack" Whitesides, 78, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 1992, in Layton, following a stroke.

He was born April 28, 1913 in Layton to James M. and Rachel Watt Whitesides. He married Effie Simpson June 5, 1933, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Jack, always a gentleman, worked as shop foreman for Hinkley Dodge for seven years; sales manager, Fred A. Carleson Company 34 years; sales, Ken Garff Mercedes, six years.He was active in boys Little League Baseball, vice president Utah Angus Association. He was associated with Days of '47 Committee for 20 years where he was chairman of the Rodeo for 10 years. Associated with Ogden Livestock shows for many years. Executive director Layton Chamber of Commerce. Honorary First Sergeant Hill Air Force Base.

Jack lived in Salt Lake City and Layton all of his life and was well acquainted with many presidents of the LDS Church and many governors in the Western United States. He was a member of the LDS Church and served as Elders Quorum President.

Survived by his wife, Effie, Layton; three daughters, one son and spouses, Jacoy (Jackie) Kent, Salt Lake City; Sherry and Bob Olson, Phoenix, Ariz.; John and Brenda Whitesides, Los Angeles, Calif.; Liz and Ricky Bagley, Trabuco Canyon, Calif.; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; also surviving are sisters and brothers-in-law, Josephine and Frank Holbrook, Bountiful; Charlene and Dawson Simpson, Salt Lake City; Clarice Whitesides, Brigham City; Reed Duncan, Oregon; Jayne and Harold White, Oregon;

Phyllis and Harold Hovey, Ogden; He was preceded in death by one brother and two sisters; one son, Jackson Edward and son-in-law,

Robert D. Sawyer.

Funeral services will be held Monday 11 a.m. at the Layton 24th Ward, 2435 E. 1500 North (North of Cherry Lane). Friends may call Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at Lindquist's Layton Mortuary, 1074 No. Fairfield Road, and at the church Monday from 9:45-10:45 a.m. Interment: Kaysville City Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Primary Children's Medical Center, 100 North Medical Dr., Salt Lake City, UT 84113.

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