|Birth: ||Jul. 10, 1898|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 1969|
Brownie Bolin Dies Suddenly
Brownie Walter Bolin died about noon Tuesday while working at the former Claude Howe farm. He was 71 years old.
Mr. Bolin was born July 10, 1898, the son of Lindsey Lafayette and Lou Ann Bolin. He married the former Emma Pierson of Sidney, Nebr., who survives. The family lived in California where he worked for 41 years as an employee of the Woolen Mill. He retired in 1962.
Other survivors are five sons, Franklin L. Bolin, Jesse Ray Bolin and Jerry K. Bolin, all of this city, Brownie Lee Bolin, Kansas City, and Ralph Bolin, Wichita, Kans.; three daughters, Mrs. Eileen Simmons, California, and Mrs. Martha Ann Thompson and Mrs. Emma Jean Kirchner, both of Independence; 24 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were Walter Earl Bolin, Paul Wayne Bolin and Mary Alice Bolin.
He was a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church where services will be conducted this Thursday morning at 10 o'clock by the Rev. Father O'Malley. The Rosary was at 8 p.m. Wednesday evening.
Burial will be in the City Cemetery under the direction of the Bowlin Funeral Home. Pallbearers are Dean Bolin, Bill Schlup, Don Kilgore, Michael Bolin, Tom Harris and Merlin Bolin.
The California Democrat, California, Missouri, Thurs. July 31, 1969
Lindsey Lafayette Bolin (1871 - 1923)
Louin Brizendine Bolin (1873 - 1943)
Emma Frances Pierson Bolin (1902 - 1993)*
Walter Earl Bolin (1921 - 1947)*
Franklin Lafayette "Frank" Bolin (1923 - 2006)*
Brownie Lee Bolin (1925 - 1974)*
Edna Eileen Bolin Simmons (1927 - 1997)*
Martha Louan Bolin Thompson (1931 - 1996)*
Jesse Ray Bolin (1937 - 1995)*
Jerry Keith Bolin (1939 - 2002)*
Paul Wayne Bolin (1942 - 1951)*
Mary Alice Bolin (1944 - 1946)*
Harry Truman Bolin (1892 - 1944)*
Jessie William Bolin (1895 - 1918)*
Brownie Walter Bolin (1898 - 1969)
Charles Bertram "Charlie" Bolin (1902 - 1977)*
Freddie Leonard Bolin (1905 - 1970)*
Clifford Lafayette "Bun" Bolin (1914 - 1991)*
California City Cemetery
Created by: Phyllis Bush
Record added: Apr 10, 2009
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