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John Elgin Bailey
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1892
Wells County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 21, 1972
Bluffton
Wells County
Indiana, USA

Wells County, indiana Obituaries 1969-1975 (April 22, 1972)
Bailey, John Elgin, 80, of Rt., 1 Uniondale, Ind. died Friday in the Clinic Hospital, Bluffton. A lifetime resident of Wells County, he was born in Union Twp. Jan 28, 1892, a son of Joseph E. and Lydia Ann Lepper Bailey. He was a retired farmer. His first marriage was to Lydia Myrl Gilbert, who died April 28, 1948. On Feb. 14, 1950 he was married in Fort Wayne to Blanche Alice Landfear, who survives. Other survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Ivan (Elizabeth) Decker of Huntington, Rt. 4 and Mrs Robert (Mary) Eichhorn of Rt. 1 Bluffton, a stepson, John Zion Sr. of Fort Wayne, 17 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchilren, a brother, Charles Bailey of Churubusco, and two sisters, Mrs. Dessie Middaugh of Zanesville and Mrs Della Redding of Fort Wayne. Mr Bailey was a member of the Ossian Nazarene Church. Services will be Sunday at the Goodwin Funeral Home, Rev. Frank Garton officiating, burial in St. Paul Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Elias Bailey (1857 - 1941)
  Lydia Ann Leeper Bailey (1864 - 1948)
 
 Spouses:
  Lydia Myrl Gilbert Bailey (1894 - 1948)*
  Blanche Alice Landfear-Zion Bailey (1890 - 1978)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Bailey Decker (1913 - 1992)*
  Mary Jane Bailey Eichhorn (1915 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  Della A. Bailey Redding (1884 - 1982)*
  Dessie Levada Bailey Middaugh (1886 - 1990)*
  Charles Melvin Bailey (1888 - 1978)*
  John Elgin Bailey (1892 - 1972)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul Cemetery
Uniondale
Wells County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Sarge
Record added: Jun 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20178435
John Elgin Bailey
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John Elgin Bailey
Added by: Michael Murphy
 
John Elgin Bailey
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3rd cousin 3 times removed
- Brian Simms
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
Been a long time Grand-pa.
- Michael Murphy
 Added: Aug. 22, 2013
In memory
- Sue Allen
 Added: Oct. 25, 2012
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