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Ernie Gassaway, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1908
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jul. 4, 1951
Kern County
California, USA

Father of Virgie, Mary, Cloeta, Ernie Jr.

Married Edrie Herd on Feburary 15, 1931.

Parents-John and Daisy (Caywood)
Brother of Irene and Elsie

Ernie was killed outside of Lamont, CA., when he attempted to assist a lady involved in a car accident. At the time of the wreck, it was raining and there was a powerline down. Eight year old Ernie Jr. accidently stepped in some water which caused him to be electricuted, Ernie Sr. went to grab ahold of Jr. and was electricuted.

Top Photo Back Row Edrie, Cloeta, Ernie Sr.
Front Mary, Virgie

Middle Photo Ernie Sr. headstone

Bottom Photo Ernie Jr's headstone 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Daisy Caywood Gassaway (1886 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Edrie Herd Gassaway (1908 - 2005)
 
 Children:
  Virgie Gassaway Aseltine (1934 - 2005)*
  Mary Gassaway (1935 - 1950)*
  Lola Cloleta Gassaway McKinney (1941 - 1986)*
  Ernie Gassaway (1943 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Bakersfield
Kern County
California, USA
 
Created by: Freecatt 1975
Record added: Feb 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105956956
Ernie Gassaway, Sr
Added by: Freecatt 1975
 
Ernie Gassaway, Sr
Added by: Dave Mc Kinley
 
Ernie Gassaway, Sr
Added by: Dave Mc Kinley
 
 
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