Entries by Jeff Westover

My Cousins, My Neighbors

Years ago, when we moved into our present home, we met the nextdoor neighbor over the fence. As we introduced ourselves to each other this new neighbor, Lynn Bates, he excitedly responded to my last name, Westover. “Do ya know any Westovers in Rexburg?” Lynn asked me. Over the years we grew fond of Lynn. […]

Electa Jane Westover Emett

Last year when I traveled with Dad, LaRee and Will on our “cemetery crawl” in Southern Utah I insisted on trying to find the grave of Electa Jane Westover Emmet. My interest in her was pretty simple. Years ago, I found this image of her taken from a group photo of St. George temple workers […]