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Walter Preston Lady
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1906
Fordtown (Sullivan County)
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1994
Normal
McLean County
Illinois, USA

Walter was the son of George Washington Lady Jr. and Florence S. Snodgrass. He came to Illinois about 1924, where he married Edith Alma Short 23 March 1933 at White Hall, Illinois. He and Edith had three daughters: Janet Carol, Joan Kay and Peggy Jo. They relocated to Bloomington-Normal about 1946. After Edith died in 1955, he devoted himself to raising his daughters before remarrying.

Walter served twice in the armed services. He enlisted in 1928, and was then drafted in 1943. He was a devoted Christian of the Baptist persuasion. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Lady (1861 - 1925)
  Florence S. Snodgrass Lady (1869 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Alma Short Lady (1914 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Decatur Lady (1857 - 1911)**
  Thomas Plenny Lady (1889 - 1970)*
  Mary Jeanette Lady Meyer (1891 - 1978)*
  James Roy Lady (1894 - 1986)*
  Carrie A. Lady (1896 - 1938)*
  Bertha Lady (1899 - 1899)*
  Eula Elizabeth Lady Roller (1900 - 1981)*
  George Fostine Lady (1903 - 1986)*
  Walter Preston Lady (1906 - 1994)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum
Bloomington
McLean County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Maggie
Record added: Aug 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28960698
Walter Preston Lady
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Walter Preston Lady
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Walter Preston Lady
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 Added: Nov. 30, 2009
 
 
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