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Reva Jean Carlson

  Reva Jean Harris Carlson 89, of Idaho Falls died March 27, 2013 at her resident at Lincoln Court Retirement Center.

Reva was born Sept. 23, 1923 in Sugar City, Idaho the daughter of James Alma Harris and Rachel Leone Butt Harris, the fourth of six children. She attended schools in Sugar City graduating from Seminary. Reva took voice lessons and enjoyed singing in church choirs and local events. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints where she served ion many callings. She worked sorting potatoes for Ucon Produce for 14 years and Sun Spice for 16 years before retiring at the age of 75.

She married Reed Carlson on Sept. 26, 1941 in St. Anthony. Their marriage was solemnized in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple on July 27, 1958. They had seven children. They lived in Parker, ID. until 1976 when they moved to 4th North in St. Anthony. ID. Reed Passed away Feb. 14, 2000. Reva lived in St. Anthony until her home burned in April of 2003. After a short time at Teton House in Rexburg she moved to Lincoln Court Retirement in Idaho Falls.

She is survived by her children, Dell Reed (Betty) Carlson, Burley, ID.; Tawna Jean (Robert) Bauer, St. Anthony, ID.; Joe ((Chris) Carlson, Idaho Falls, ID.; Myalin (Duff) Gilman, Soda Springs, ID.; Raschell (Robert) Dekoekkoek, Rexburg, ID.; 20 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren and 6 Great Great Grandchildren. with one on the way. A brother Donald K. Harris, Washington, UT.; best friend Alice Sheel, St. Anthony, ID.; Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a daughter Karen McNee, a son Lonnie L. Carlson, two grandchildren, two sisters, Pauline Harris Belloni and Bonnie Rae Smith, two brothers Leon and Wayne Harris.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, Mar. 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. ion the St. Anthony LDS Stake Center with Bp. Creed Webster, Officiating. Friends may call at the church Saturday one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in the Teton-Newdale Cemetery.

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