Church Member Dies of SARS
April 11, 2003 — Church in the News
James E. Salisbury, a 1987 graduate of the Harvard Graduate School of Education, died Wednesday of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Hong Kong. He was 52. His death is one of over 100 fatalities and around 3,000 cases that have resulted from SARS, an atypical pneumonia that was first recognized by the World Health Organization in February. Salisbury, the father of eight children and a devout member of the Church, was born and grew up in Twin Falls, Idaho. He also served a full-time mission for the Church.