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Robert Rubel "Bob" Hailey
Birth: Oct. 26, 1906
Falls County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1927
Round Rock
Williamson County
Texas, USA

Son of Rolla G. Hailey and Etta L Moore. Robert Rubel "Bob" Hailey is buried in the Clover Hill Cemetery in Lott, Falls County, Texas.

One of the ten Baylor University basketball players who lost his life in a single train/bus accident. Together they are known as the Immortal Ten.

It was because of this accident that Texas started constructing over-passes or underpasses at all places where state highways intersected with railroads. Across the United States, communities started requiring school buses to stop at all railroad crossings before proceeding.

Texas Death Certificate:
Name: Bob Ruble Hailey;
Death Date: 22 Jan 1927;
Death Place: Round Rock, Williamson County, Texas;
Cause of death: Rail road accident;
Gender: Male;
Race: White;
Birth Date: 26 Oct 1907;
Birthplace: Lott, Falls County, Texas;
Marital Status: Single;
Father's Name: R. G. Hailey;
Father's Birthplace: (blank);
Mother's Name: (blank);
Mother's Birthplace: (blank);
Occupation: Student - Baylor University;
Place of Residence: Lott, Falls County, Texas
Burial Place: Lott, Falls County, Texas;
Burial Date: 24 Jan 1927;
Informant: George H. Belew;
Film Number: 2114213;
Digital Film Number: 4165559;
Image Number: 2380;
Reference Number: cn 3829
Immortal Ten *
McLennan County
Texas, USA
*Cenotaph [?]
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Record added: Jul 02, 2012
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