Eileen Marie Smith, daughter of Claude Gerrard Smith, born March 23, 1953. In high school Eileen was active in student government; she was a cheer leader, Junior Prom and Homecoming royalty. She has a beautiful soprano voice and has sung solos and in chorus. In college she has participated in a service club, acappella choir and madrigal choir. This year she is Relief Society president and, during the first semester, song leader for Valkyries, the service organization.
In 1972 the Valkyries won first place trophy at the Homecoming songfest. The songs used were ones Eileen and her mother had written during the summer for the occasion.
At Logan, Utah, on December 27, 1972, Eileen married Melvin Charles Hale, of Fairview, Wyoming. Both are sophomore students at Ricks College at Rexburg, Idaho.