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Genoa Cole Gay Hilliard
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1880
Death: Jan. 15, 1973

HILLIARD, Mrs. J. A (Genoa) of Lexington. Age 92. Died 1/15/1973 (Thursday) at Brackenridge Hospital in Austin. She was admitted to the hospital on 1/17/1973. Services held in First Baptist Church of Lexington. Burial in Lexington City Cemetery. Rev. Lee Ramsour, pastor of First Baptist Church, Lexington, officiated.

She was BORN 12/24/1880 in the String Prairie Community near Lexington to M/M George Ewing Gay. She was the last member of 13 children of the Gay family. Married J.A. Hilliard near Lexington in 1898. Couple had 4 children. Preceded in death by husband in 1955; daughter, Mrs. Aulean Bounds, 1961; and son, James H. Hilliard, in 5/21/1972. She was a lifelong member of the Baptist Church.

SURVIVORS: 2 daughters, Mrs. C.B. Reynolds of Lexington; Mrs. B.E. Perkins of Pasadena; 7 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Ewing Gay (1833 - 1896)
  Mary Miranda Henton Barbee Gay (1839 - 1926)
 
 Spouse:
  James A. Hilliard (1879 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Faye Corrinne Hilliard Perkins (1911 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Napoleon Gay (1856 - 1927)*
  William Franklin Gay (1858 - 1904)*
  George S. M. Gay (1862 - ____)*
  Leilah G Gay (1865 - ____)*
  Lesler C. Gay (1865 - ____)*
  Genoa Cole Gay Hilliard (1880 - 1973)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lexington Cemetery
Lexington
Lee County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Oct 19, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22306331
Genoa Cole <i>Gay</i> Hilliard
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Genoa Cole <i>Gay</i> Hilliard
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- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Oct. 19, 2007
 
 
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