Alan B. Blood, 89, well-known banker and church and community leader, died Thursday, May 30, 1996, at his home in Kaysville.
Mr. Blood, former president and chief executive officer and executive vice president of Barnes Banking Co., was associated with the bank for 64 years. He was a member of the board of directors at the time of his death.A son of the late Utah Gov. Henry H. Blood and Minnie A. Barnes Blood, he began working at the Kaysville bank during the Depression in 1932.
Mr. Blood had been president of the Utah Bankers Association, vice president of the American Bankers Association and a member of the board of directors of the Salt Lake Branch, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco.
A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, he was president for 10 years of the Davis Stake and became president of the newly created Kaysville Stake in February 1962. From 1934 to 1969 he served continuously in either bishoprics or stake presidencies of the church.
Mr. Blood received a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Utah in 1932. He was a trustee of Thomas D. Dee Memorial Hospital (now known as McKay-Dee Hospital) and a charter member of the Kaysville Rotary Club and Oakridge Country Club.
Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 3, at Kaysville LDS Tabernacle, 200 W. Center, Kaysville. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Lindquist's Kaysville Mortuary, 400 N. Main. No viewing will be held Monday. Burial will be in the Kaysville City Cemetery.