|Birth: ||Feb. 21, 1897|
|Death: ||Mar. 14, 1972|
Topeka State Journal Thursday 16 March, 1972, pg. 26:
HIAWATHA - Mrs. Effie M. Bailey, 75, Hiawatha, died Tuesday night at a Hiawatha hospital a few hours after she was admitted. Mrs. Bailey had lived in a Hiawatha nursing home the past several years and had been in ill health.
She served two terms as Brown County treasurer before 1930 and later operated the Hiawatha Abstract Co. with her husband for about 30 years.
She was born Feb. 21, 1897 at Leona and was married in 1930 to T. Dale Bailey at Hiawatha. He died in January of 1960.
Mrs. Bailey was a member of the First Christian Church here.
She is survives by a brother, Ervin A. Nigus, Leona; 3 sisters, Mrs. Bernice Parcels, Mrs. Eva Jones and Mrs. Lillian Alter, all of Hiawatha; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be Friday at the Meek Mortuary with burial in Mount Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha.
Albert Lee Nigus (1859 - 1943)
Lillie Melissa Hill Nigus (1864 - 1937)
Thomas Dale Bailey (1881 - 1960)
Susan Eva Nigus Jones (1892 - 1995)*
Effie Marie Nigus Bailey (1897 - 1972)
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Joanne Scobee Morgan
Record added: Nov 27, 2012
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