Church News: Death

Armis Joseph Ashby, 72, who contributed a unique service to the Church in the development of the audiovisual programming of temple services, died Aug. 10 in Salt Lake City while working on a community service project. Brother Ashby had been actively involved in the dedication of 32 temples, working in many parts of the world to prepare new temples for opening. He also served as a sealer in the Salt Lake Temple.

Among speakers at funeral services Aug. 15 were President Gordon B. Hinckley, first counselor in the First Presidency, and Elder Rex C. Reeve, an emeritus General Authority,

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