Ezra Taft Benson (1899-1994) —
Born in Whitney, Franklin
County, Idaho, August
extension agent; U.S.
Secretary of Agriculture, 1953-61.
Member, Farm Bureau; Alpha
President of the Mormon Church 1985-94.
Died, of congestive
heart failure, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake
County, Utah, May 29,
1994 (age 94 years, 298
Interment at Whitney
Cemetery, Whitney, Idaho.
William Marion Jardine (1879-1955) —
also known as William M. Jardine —
of Manhattan, Riley
County, Kan.; Wichita, Sedgwick
Born in Oneida
County, Idaho, January
Kansas State Agricultural College, 1918-25; U.S.
Secretary of Agriculture, 1925-29; U.S. Minister to Egypt, 1930; Kansas
state treasurer, 1933-34; appointed 1933; resigned 1934.
Theta Pi; Alpha
Kappa Phi; Gamma
Sigma Delta; Freemasons;
Forestry Association; Farm Bureau.
17, 1955 (age 76 years, 1
Interment at Logan
City Cemetery, Logan, Utah.
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