September 1988

“Appointments,” Ensign, Sept. 1988, 80


Temple Presidents

Edwin B. Jones, of Hooper, Utah, has been called to preside over the Chicago Temple. His wife, Mildred Salisbury Jones, will serve as matron. A retired corporation president, President Jones has served as a regional representative, as a counselor in a stake presidency, and as a bishop. Sister Jones has served as a missionary, a Primary president, and a Relief Society officer and teacher.

Spencer J. Palmer, of Provo, Utah, has been called to serve as president of the Seoul Korea Temple. A professor of religion at Brigham Young University, President Palmer has served as a regional representative, as a mission president, and as a bishop. His wife, Shirley Hadley Palmer, will be temple matron. She has served as an officer and teacher in the Relief Society, Young Women, and Primary.

Regional Representatives

Elko Nevada, Reno Nevada North, and Reno Nevada South regions, Wilford Allen Cardon, corporation president, former bishop, mission president.

Tampico Mexico and Victoria Mexico regions, Gabriel Saldivar, bank manager, former stake president.

Recife Brazil Region, Iraja Bandeira Soares, businessman, former stake president.

Panama City Panama Region, Nelson Altamirano, businessman, former stake president.

Mt. Vernon Washington and Columbia River Washington regions, David J. Jones, retired shipbuilding and repair consultant, former stake president.

Tijuana Mexico, Mexicali Mexico, and Hermosillo Mexico regions, Rodrigo Obeso Buelna, owner of an air-conditioning business, former stake president.

Cebu City Philippines and Legaspi Philippines regions, Remus Gasataya Villarete, real estate manager, former stake president.

Bristol England and Southampton England regions, Edward Keith Wigglesworth, college lecturer in art and design, former stake president.