President James E. Faust, 87, Second Counselor in the First
Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a
general authority for nearly 35 years, died last Friday.
President Faust was set apart as Second Counselor to President Gordon
B. Hinckley on March 12, 1995, and served there for nearly 12 1/2
years. He was ordained an apostle on Oct. 1, 1978, at the age of 58,
and served in the Quorum of the Twelve for 16 years.