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Obituary: Beulah Bracken

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Beulah Percival Bracken, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend, passed away on Sept. 6, 2001 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Beulah was born in Ioka, Utah, Jan. 13, 1921 to Charles and Mary Emily Corbett Percival. She married Duane Todd Bracken on March 24, 1948 in the Salt Lake Temple. After residing in Roosevelt, Utah, they moved in 1954 to South Salt Lake where she resided for 46 years. She was an outstanding wife and mother and raised four good sons. She enjoyed her family and was very pleased with them. She was a wonderful Aunt to her many nieces and nephews.

She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and prior to her marriage served as a full time missionary to the Northern States Mission. She also served as a Stake Missionary, Relief Society President, in the Name Extraction program, Primary, Young Women and Sunday School Organizations. She was also a member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers and had many friends there.

She was employed as a secretary and clerk and worked for Ben Cutler Insurance and later for the City of South Salt Lake.

She is survived by her four sons: Jerald (Ruth Carnley) Bracken of South Jordan, Raymond (Sandra) Bracken of Murray, Allen (Lyn) Bracken of Layton, Brent (Annette) Bracken of West Jordan; two sisters, Lucile Scott and Florence Wright; two brothers, Hugh Percival and Evan Percival; 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her parents, one sister: Cammilla Percival, and two brothers: Charles Guy Percival and Lyle Percival.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, September 10, 2001 at 10 a.m. at the Oquirrh 5th Ward, 6667 S Clernates Dr (5300 W.) where friends and family may call from 8:45-9:45 a.m. prior to services. On Sunday they may call from 5-7 at the Southgate Ward, 2700 S Main. Interment at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.