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Ethello Day Simpkins
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1914
New Madrid County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1991
Hammond
Lake County
Indiana, USA

Ethelo Day Simpkins was born on April 25, 1914 in the Henderson Mounds community, near East Prairie, to the late John H. and Rhoda Lee Cooper Day. She lived in Hammond, Ind. since the 1940's and remained there until her death in1991.

In Missouri on November 16, 1934, Ethelo gave birth to her first child. a daughter, Flora Bell Day.

On January 12, 1941, Ethelo Day married James Lewis Jennings in Obion, Tennesse. By December 15 in the same year, Ethelo gave birth to her second daughter. Mary Ruth Jennings in Cincinnati, Ohio.

After moving to Indiana, Ethelo met future husband, William "Bill" Simpkins. They remained together until their deaths.

Ethelo left behind her 2 daughters; Flora Bell Baranowski, Mary Ruth Makarowski; 2 brothers; Henry Clayton Day and Charles Columbus Day, 1 sister; Lena "Eugenia Pritchett, and several grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Henry Day (1870 - 1936)
  Rhoda Lee Cooper Day (1885 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  William E. Simpkins (1915 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Flora Bell Day Baranowski (1934 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Lee Day (1905 - 1927)*
  Lena "Eugenia" Day Pritchett (1908 - 2003)*
  Henry Clayton Day (1910 - 1997)*
  Ethello Day Simpkins (1914 - 1991)
  Charles Columbus Day (1917 - 2006)*
  James Franklin Day (1920 - 1980)*
  Calvin Roy Day (1923 - 1987)*
  Earl B Day (1927 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chapel Lawn Memorial Gardens
Schererville
Lake County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mr. Day
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104914694
Ethello <i>Day</i> Simpkins
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