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New mission presidents

Iris O. and Daniel P. Call

Daniel Pratt Call, 50, Tooele 3rd Ward, Tooele Utah North Stake, manager of Tate Mortuary; received degree in mortuary science from San Francisco College of Mortuary Science; born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Glenn and Elsie Viola Ellingford Call. Married Iris Urbana Orozco, four children. She was born in Arica, Chile, to Guillermo and Elena Vasquez de Orozco.

Mary Ann and Robert L. Gilliland

Robert Lee Gilliland, 59, Logan 24th Ward, Logan Utah East Stake, vice president and Dean of Utah State Extension; earned doctorate from Ohio State University in organizational behavior, a master's degree from Arizona State University in adult education and bachelor's degree from University of Arizona in agriculture; born in Morenci, Ariz., to Robert Carl and Clara Lee Shelby Gilliland. Married Mary Ann Rose Page, after the death of first wife, Loni Thornhill Gilliland, who died in 1996; Sister Gilliland's first husband, Allen Page, died in 1987. Parents of 12 children. She earned master's and bachelor's degrees from Brigham Young University in family and consumer science; worked as an extension agent for Utah State University in Washington County, Utah; born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Horace Henry and Minerva Tuddenham Rose.

Thomas A. and Bonnie Faye A. Holt

Thomas Albert Holt, 61, St. Paul 2nd Ward, St. Paul Minnesota Stake; worked as senior vice president of North Central Life Insurance and more recently as president and CEO of Fiscal Systems Corp.; earned a master of business administration degree from Brigham Young University and bachelor's degree in mathematics from the University of Utah; born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Albert Palmer and Martha Electa (Dorothy) Porter Holt. Married Bonnie Faye Anderson; six children. She earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Utah in elementary education; born in Washington, D.C., to Wendyl and Helen Lavon Bemenderfer Anderson.

Lonnie B. and Kaye N. Nally

Lonnie Boyd Nally, 61, Mount Mahogany Ward, Highland Utah East Stake, region manager of Phillips Petroleum in Salt Lake City, Utah; earned a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in business management; born in Lordsburg, N.M., to Boyd Dale and Martha Orpha Bradberry Nally. Married Kaye Priday; five children. She earned a bachelor's degree from Brigham Young University in education; born in Cedar City, Utah, to Leland Forbes and Thelma Farnsworth Priday.

William D. and Mabel M. Oswald

William Duncan Oswald, 65, Monument Park 2nd Ward, Salt Lake Monument Park North Stake; attorney for Oswald & Feil in Salt Lake City, Utah; earned a juris doctor degree and a bachelor's degree in history from the University of Utah; born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to William McKinley and Belle Davenport MacVichie Oswald. Married Mabel Elvira (Mavis) Morris; six children. She earned a bachelor's degree in economics and political science from the University of Utah and a certificate in Russian from Dartmouth College; teacher in Salt Lake City School District; born in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Parley Morse and Sarah Eurina Eliasen Morris.

Gregory and L. Ann R. Phillips

Gregory Phillips, 55, Cromwell Ward, Hartford Connecticut Stake; senior investigator for Carrier Corp.; earned a bachelor's degree in business management from the University of Redlands; born in Preston, Idaho., to Bland "C" and Norma Jacquelin Kershaw Phillips. Married Ann Richards; parents of three children and were foster parents to four. She studied elementary education and interior design at the University of Utah, and was secretary in the Career Center of the Evergreen School District in Vancouver, Wash.; born in Burley, Idaho, to Dale Coughnet and Fay Emma Richards.

Ole M. and Dena B. Smith

Ole Marston Smith, 46, Union 6th Ward, Sandy Utah Cottonwood Creek Stake; temple projects administrator for the Church; earned bachelor's and master's of business administration degrees in international business from California Coast University; born in San Luis Obispo, Calif., to Paul Marston and Verna Mildred Timmins Smith. Married Dena Baker; eight children. She earned a bachelor's degree in elementary education from Brigham Young University; born in Raymond, Alberta, to Donald Stevens and Bernice Dahl Baker.

Lance T. and Margie A. Willis

Lance Tillman Willis, 54, Mesa 8th Ward, Mesa Arizona Maricopa Stake; owner of Thomson Cooling in Mesa, Ariz.; earned master's and bachelor's degrees in mechanical engineering from Brigham Young University; born in Snowflake, Ariz., to Max Lynn and Amy Luella Erikson Willis. Married Margie Ashton; 10 children. She earned a bachelor's degree in business and education from Brigham Young University; born in Provo, Utah, to Jess D and Afton Lewis Ashton.

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