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Obituary: Mary Carolyn Lister

1/30/37 ~ 3/5/03

Mary Carolyn Lister, age 66, died March 5, 2003 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

She was born January 30, 1937 in Salt Lake City to Joesph Morgan and Pauline Adams Burris. She was raised in Magna Ut, she attended Dixie College where she met her future husband. Dallas Earl Lister and Mary were married on July 11, 1957 in the St. George L.D.S. Temple. Then in 1962 they moved to Las Vegas. Mary was a homemaker, she loved to fish, camp and she thoroughly enjoyed the outdoors. She was a talented seamstress, and enjoyed sewing for family members and others.

Mary was an active member of the L.D.S. Church, serving faithfully in numerous callings.

She is survived by her husband Dallas of Las Vegas, and by their five children: two sons, Kevin and Joanne Lister of Rancho Cucamonga, CA; and Terence and Cara Lister of Fort Collins, CO; also by three daughters, Sharla and Kevin W. Isle of Las Vegas; Tayona Lister of Las Vegas; and Brenda and David Rader of Orem, UT. She is also survived by 18 grandchildren and by her brother Larry and Nancy Burris of Leeds, UT and her sister Pauline Patricia "Pat" and Ave Fua Fiso of Ogden, UT.

Funeral services will be held at the Lorenzi Ward L.D.S. Chapel, at 3:00 p.m. (Nevada time) on Saturday, March 8th, 2003. The chapel is located at 221 Lorenzi St. (Corner of Lorenzi St. and Celeste Ave.) in Las Vegas, Nevada. The visitation will be at the Chapel from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday March 8th.

There will be graveside services held at the St. George City Cemetery in St. George, Utah at 11:00 a.m. (Utah time) on Monday, March 10th under the direction of Moapa Valley Mortuary. 702-398-3600.