|Birth: ||Aug. 10, 1934|
|Death: ||Jan. 23, 1957|
Leukemia Fatal To Son Of Former Residents
A former Granite City resident who developed leukemia last April at an Air Force base in Africa succumbed from the disease Wednesday morning at the Parks Air Force Base Hospital in California.
He is Donald L. Baugh, 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Baugh, who now reside at Vallejo, Calif., formerly of Granite City. Survivors include Alderman and Mrs. Rufus LeMaster, 2138 Benton street, who are his uncle, and aunt.
Baugh was serving near Casablanca when his parents were informed by the Air Force that he was not expected to recover. He was flown to the hospital in California and had been at home for periods of time. He returned to the hospital on Dec. 26. The Baugh family moved from Granite City about 15 years ago.
(from the Granite City Press-Record, Granite City, IL)
Charles Homer Baugh (1908 - 1993)
Eula Mae Whitaker Baugh (1909 - 1985)
Sunrise Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Section 3J, Grave #137
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Record added: Jan 21, 2013
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