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Goldie Vesper "Vesper" Bailey
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1891
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1969
Lizton
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

Goldie Vesper Bailey, 77, Route 1, Jamestown passed away Monday evening, Feb. 10, 1969, at his residence. Though he had been in failing health for eight years, his death was unexpected.

Born March 22, 1891 in Hendricks County, he was a son of Marion and Rachel (Young) Bailey. Goldie, known as Vesper, played on the first football team at Lizton. On Nov. 11, 1912, he was married at Danville to Ruth Ann Keeney who survives. Mr. Bailey had been engaged in farming his entire life in the Lizton area.

He was a member of the Lizton Christian Church and the Lizton K. of P. Lodge. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Lizton K. of P. Cemetery Association and was manager of the cemetery. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the State Bank of Lizton succeeding his father in 1939.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Ronald M. Bailey of near Jamestown and Richard Bailey of Dallas, Texas.

Funeral services were conducted at the Walker Funeral Home in Jamestown with burial in the Lizton K. of P. Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Marion Bailey (1854 - 1939)
  Rachel Caroline Young Bailey (1855 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth Ann Keeney Bailey (1891 - 1989)
 
 Children:
  Ronald Marion Bailey (1914 - 1983)*
  Richard Wayne Bailey (1916 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Daughter Bailey (____ - 1881)*
  Harry Ether Bailey (1882 - 1943)*
  Artie M. Bailey (1887 - 1968)*
  Luna Alice Bailey Pritchett (1888 - 1966)*
  Goldie Vesper Bailey (1891 - 1969)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Vesper and his wife Ruth and their son Ronald are buried on the back (east) side of the Marion and Rachel (Young) Bailey lot.
 
Burial:
Lizton Knights of Pythias Cemetery
Lizton
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: David Smith
Record added: Oct 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60325657
Goldie Vesper Vesper Bailey
Added by: David Smith
 
Goldie Vesper Vesper Bailey
Added by: David Smith
 
Goldie Vesper Vesper Bailey
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 Added: Jul. 31, 2013
 
 
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