Lillian Thomas Oliphant
Lillian T. Oliphant, age 82, passed away April 16, 2013 in St. George, Utah. She was born November 18, 1930, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to James B. and Alta Monson Thomas. Lillian married Richard C. Oliphant on Sept. 20, 1957, in the Salt Lake City LDS Temple.
Lillian lived most of her life and raised her family in Sandy, Utah. In 2004, Lillian and Richard returned to St. George, Utah, the area where Richard was raised.
She was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, in which she served in many callings. Lillian was very devoted and loyal to her church and to her family. Serving others brought her great joy.
Surviving family include her husband, two sons and two daughters, 19 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and a brother. She was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters and a brother.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 20, 2013, at 1:00 pm at the Spilsbury Mortuary Chapel, 110 S. Bluff St, St. George, UT. There will be a viewing Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm prior to services at the mortuary. Interment will take place in the St. George City Cemetery.
Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, (435) 673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign Lillian's guestbook at www.spilsburymortuary.com