Lyla Stubbs Truman passed away in her home in Parowan, Utah, on May 7, 2020, at the age of 93. She was born on April 23, 1927, in Parowan, Utah, as the youngest child of Clifford Jesse and Margaret Melling Stubbs. Lyla attended school in Parowan.
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After graduation she worked at the hospital in Cedar City, where she met her husband Elmer J. Truman. They were married on December 20, 1946, and were blessed with three children, Margaret, Nolan, and Kevin. There were sealed together as a family in the St. George, Utah Temple in 1956.
Lyla was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many different callings. One of the highlights of her life was serving a mission with her husband in the Philippines.
Lyla devoted her life to her family. She loved them more than anything in the world. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were the light of her life. She lived a life of service, always thinking of family, friends, and neighbors.
She was greeted in heaven by her husband, parents, brothers, sister, and her son, Kevin.
She is survived by her sister, Arlene Barrick; her children, Margaret (David) Yardley, Nolan (Judy) Truman; her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Our family would like to express a special thank you to her hospice nurse for the compassionate service she rendered.
Because of the Covid-19 quarantine, a private family graveside service will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at the Parowan City Cemetery.