Jospehine Scott May


Our beloved grandma Josephine Scott May returned to her heavenly father on June 8, 2014 she was born October 10, 1923 in Gwenford, Idaho. She was the third of 10 brothers and sisters. She married her longtime high school sweetheart Joe May following World War II, Together they had one son Kelly, yet they raised numerous children throughout their life in their home.

Josephine was always very active in the LDS church serving many callings; including primary secretary, primary president & librarian. The calling she enjoyed the most was serving for many many years in the Spanish extraction program.

Josephine loved horse and crocheting. She won numerous awards at the fair. Grandma continued to be active though her whole life even at a elderly age. She engaged in numerous activities including hiking to the ‘M’ and petitioning to get the railroad tracks fixed. Her partner in crime was life long friend Leora Brown. And she was very proud of the fact that she mowed her lawn and drove until she was 90 years old.

Josephine was preceded in death by loving husband Joe and son Kelly. She was survived by 10 grand-kids, 16 great grand-kids and 4 great great grand-kids along with one brother and one sister.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 13 at 12 noon in the Malad LDS 2nd Ward Chapel, 100 W. 20 S. Friends may visit with the family on Friday morning from 10:30-11:45a.m. at the church prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Pleasantview Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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