Editor's Note: First we had a Area Seventy called from Shikoku and now a
Temple President from an area where there are no stakes. We know and love
the Shiraishis as dear friends and faithful examples of righteousness.
New (Fukuoka) temple president, Published: Friday, Sept. 19
2014 1:30 p.m. MDT
new temple president and his wife have been called by the First Presidency.
They have already begun their service.
Yasuyuki Shiraishi, 71, Marugame Branch, Takamatsu Japan District, called as
president of the Fukuoka Japan Temple, succeeding President Masayuki Kinjo.
President Shiraishi’s wife, Teruko Izumi Shiraishi, will serve as temple
matron, succeeding Sister Fumiko S. Kinjo. President Shiraishi has served as
first counselor in the Fukuoka Japan Temple presidency, as a district
president, high councilor, in a branch presidency and as a temple
missionary. A retired technical support specialist with Japan Broadcasting
Corporation, he was born in Ehime-Ken Saijo-Shi, to Shigetaka Shiraishi and
Sister Shiraishi has served as an assistant to the matron of the Fukuoka
Japan Temple, in ward Relief Society, Young Women and Primary presidencies
and as a seminary teacher. She was born in Kagawa-Ken Sakaide-Shi, to Izumi
Tarashi and Hirao Mitsue.
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