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Mary Ellen Carpenter Bailey
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Birth: Mar. 19, 1899
Story County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1987
Webster City
Hamilton County
Iowa, USA

WEBSTER CITY-Mary E. Bailey, 88, Webster City, died Thursday at the Hamilton County Hospital. Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Foster Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Kelley officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, south of Lehigh. Visitation is at the Foster Funeral Home until the time of service.

Survivors include daughters, Alma Staley, Webster City, Velva Adams, Ames, and Julia Int Veldt, Loveland, Colo; son, Walter Bailey, Webster City; 24 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and sisters Margaret Lee, Lehigh, Ilda Ford, McPherson, Kan., Irene Harrah, Eldora.

Mary Ellen Carpenter was born in Story county and was educated in the of Idaho, moving back to Iowa at the age of 17. The family resided in the Lehigh and Otho areas. She married John Bailey in 1919 at Lehigh. They farmed in the Lehigh area until 1941 when they moved to Webster City. Following the death of her husband in 1949 she continued to reside in Webster City.

Mrs. Bailey was a member of the First Baptist Church, Webster City.

Family links: 
  John William Bailey (1890 - 1949)
  Alma Marie Bailey Staley (1920 - 1996)*
  William Dennis Bailey (1921 - 1985)*
  Velva Loree Bailey Adams (1922 - 2012)*
  Naomi Ellen Bailey (1925 - 1926)*
  Walter Samuel Bailey (1938 - 2010)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Grove Cemetery
Webster County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Frankie West
Record added: Mar 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34467458
Mary Ellen <i>Carpenter</i> Bailey
Added by: Frankie West
Mary Ellen <i>Carpenter</i> Bailey
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- Frankie West
 Added: Jan. 20, 2013

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