|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1910|
|Death: ||Dec. 15, 2007|
Jesse Carolina Bailey, age 97, a native of Moorpark, CA and a resident of Holtville, CA since 1913, passed away on Saturday, December 15, 2007.
She worked as an Operator for Pacific Bell for 40 years. She and her sisters all worked for PacBell Phone and had a combined total of over 100 years of service. Jesse married Jack Johnson in 1938 and was widowed in 1945 as a result of WWII; she later married Willis "Bill" Bailey in 1948 until his death in 1971.
Jesse was also preceded by her companion of 25 years, Bill Bell.
Mrs. Bailey is survived by 3 nieces, Evelyn Krum of Holtville, CA, Betty Goddard of Lakeside, CA and Wilma Loomis of Merced, CA; sister-in-law, Wilma McElvany of El Centro with numerous great-nieces and nephews.
Celebration of Mass will be held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Holtville on Wednesday, December 19 at 9:30 a.m. with Interment to follow at Central Valley Cemetery in El Centro.
Published in Imperial Valley Press Online
on December 19, 2007
Willis Franklin Bailey (1908 - 1971)
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Aug 11, 2012
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