PRICE - LaGene Jenkins Tweddell, age 77, passed away on Dec. 8, 2010 in Price. She was born to Andrew David and Bessie Lee Boulden Jenkins on July 21, 1933 in Castle Dale. LaGene married Paul E. Tweddell on Aug. 1, 1949 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Later their marriage was solemnized in the Manti LDS Temple in 1958.
LaGene was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints where she held various calling in the church. She enjoyed being part of the 4-H program, also enjoyed hunting and fishing with her family. She loved her grandchildren they brought her joy in life. She also enjoyed spending hours doing genealogy work and finding relatives.
She is survived by her husband Paul, children: Lee (Terrie) of Price, Alan (Jeannette) of Hotchkiss, Colo., Steve (Lynna) of Price and Chariety of Palisades, Colo., sisters: Janet (Kent) Peterson, Mary Lee (Paul) Stevens both of Ferron, eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Vern; sister, Laura and granddaughter Shantill Tweddell.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Fausett Mortuary Chapel (680 East 100 South - Price). A viewing will be held on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. at Fausett Mortuary prior to the service. Interment will be in the Wellington City Cemetery. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Family and friends may sign the guestbook and share memories of LaGene at www.fausettmortuary.com.