Death of Boyd Packer

September 10, 1924 - July 3, 2015
Salt Lake City, Utah | Age 90

Top-ranking Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer dies at 90
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Top-ranking Mormon church official Boyd K. Packer passed away on Friday. Credited as the force behind the church's explosive worldwide growth, Packer's fierce advocacy of the more orthodox, conservative views of Mormonism made him a frequent target of criticism by more liberal Mormons.

By BRADY McCOMBS, The Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer, president of the faith's highest governing body, has died. He was 90.

Packer died Friday...

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