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Willie Geraldine "Gerri" Prewitt Bailey
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Birth: Jan. 4, 1907
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 2015
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA


Newspaper article to the right appeared in the "Richardson Echo" on 5/17/1924.

She lived to be 108 years old.

1920 Federal Census taken 2/13/1920, for Dallas Co., TX:
Robert F. Pruett, head, age 43, b. TX;
Rebecca B. Pruett, wife, age 35, b. AL;
Pauline R. Pruett, dau., age 14, b. TX;
Willie G. Pruett, dau., age 12, b. TX;
Jennie L. Pruett, dau., age 11, b. TX;
Ada P. Pruett, dau., age 7, b. TX.

Graduated from Richardson High School in 1924.

1930 Federal Census taken 4/5/1930, for residence at 4820 1/2, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX:
Gus Grissom, head, age 38, b. AL;
Allie B. Grissom, wife, age 36, b. AR;
Geraldine Pruwitt, roomer, married at age 18 - divorced, age 21, b. TX;
Undine Powers, roomer, age 26, b. TX.

1940 Federal Census taken 4/2/1940, for residence at 5211 Morningside, Dallas, Dallas Co., TX:
James W. Bailey, head, age 33, b. IA;
Geraldine Bailey, wife, age 33, b. TX;
Jennie Lee Prewitt, sis-in-law, age 31, b. TX.

Obituary:
Geraldine Prewitt Bailey was born a long lifetime ago on January 4, 1907, near the Shiloh community in Dallas County, Texas, and deceased on January 18, 2015 in Sacramento, California, Geraldine Prewitt Bailey experienced and relished the many changes and joys of her life. She was determined in her youth, sparkling in her middle years, and valiant in her old age. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Walsh Bailey, her sisters Pauline Stults, Ada Pearl Stults, Jennie Lee Prewitt, and Mildred Stults, and her son in law Boren Chertkov. She is survived by Ann Bailey, who is lucky to be her daughter. She will be buried at Restland Memorial Park in Dallas, where services will be held in the Memorial Chapel on Saturday, January 31 at 2:30.
Published in Dallas Morning News from Jan. 26 to Jan. 28, 2015.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Walsh Bailey (1907 - 1981)
 
Burial:
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Joe Pearce
Record added: Nov 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80256422
Willie Geraldine Gerri <i>Prewitt</i> Bailey
Added by: Joe Pearce
 
Willie Geraldine Gerri <i>Prewitt</i> Bailey
Added by: Joe Pearce
 
Willie Geraldine Gerri <i>Prewitt</i> Bailey
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