|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1892|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 1989|
Ruth was the daughter of Stephen Calvin Bailey and Zilpha Jane Griffith raised on the banks of the Toccoa River in Fannin County. Her siblings were Arthur, Thomas D., Theodocia (Miller), Loretta (Long), Stanton and Everett.
She was married to John Fernando Tarpley and they were parents of Geraldine (Oliver), Hudson and Virginia (Kreis.)
Ruth married 2nd a Long, no children.
She and her sister, Loretta, both taught school in some of the little one room schools in the Blue Ridge area.
She spent her last years in Lansing, Michigan where her daughter Geraldine lived, and was always a friendly, loving, caring person and loved by all who knew her.
Stephen Calvin Bailey (1853 - 1900)
Zilpha Jane Griffith Bailey (1858 - 1937)
John Fernando Tarpley (1877 - 1947)
Zilpha Geraldine Tarpley Oliver (1926 - 2015)*
Hudson R. Tarpley (1928 - 2006)*
William Arthur Bailey (1880 - 1963)*
Theodosia Ernest Bailey Miller (1882 - 1960)*
Thomas Dawson Bailey (1886 - 1964)*
Loretta Bailey Long (1890 - 1987)*
Ruth Bailey Tarpley/Long (1892 - 1989)
Henry Stanton Bailey (1894 - 1944)*
Luzena Bailey (1896 - 1896)*
Everett Prince Bailey (1897 - 1993)*
Macedonia Church of Christ Cemetery
Created by: Marian Presswood
Record added: Nov 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61728229
With Love and many fond memories of you from your niece.|
Added: Jul. 4, 2011