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Louise Spencer Bearden Eley
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1922
Lynchburg
Moore County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 12, 1999
Alabama, USA

Louise Bearden Eley was the daughter of Clifford Bearden, farmer and peddler, and Ireva Spencer. She married William Francis Eley of Unionville,TN. Soon afterward they moved to San Antonio, where Bill attended Texas Chiropractic School, and she worked for General Motors. It was there, that she gave birth to her only child, me, Reva Gale. they later lived for a time in Kentucky and Tennessee.
It was in Lynchburg, TN, where she began to work for a small telephone office with 4 operators, which was bought by AT@T. In 1951, she transferred to Sheffield, Alabama.
She was a working mother at a time when most women were not. In order to get to woek, she rode the city bus, as most people were not two-car families then, still she found time to make all of our clothes.
They relocated to Decatur in 1968, where she continued to work for telephone company a for 35 years for AT @ T, which later became Bellsouth for 35 years. She frequently found time to volunteer for school, community and church projects. She was a totally selfless woman, dedicated to serving God and others.
She had one granddaughter, Kimberly Noelle Staggs, born 1975.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Clifford Wilson Bearden (1894 - 1965)
  Rachel Ireva Spencer Bearden (1899 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  William Francis Eley (1913 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Louise Spencer Bearden Eley (1922 - 1999)
  Clifford Wilson Bearden (1929 - 1981)*
  Bobby James Bearden (1932 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens
Florence
Lauderdale County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Gerald Staggs
Record added: Oct 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5892960
Louise Spencer <i>Bearden</i> Eley
Added by: Gerald Staggs
 
Louise Spencer <i>Bearden</i> Eley
Added by: Gerald Staggs
 
Louise Spencer <i>Bearden</i> Eley
Added by: Gerald Staggs
 
 
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She is beautiful. I know you have a lot of wonderful memories.
- Jean Wallace
 Added: Apr. 11, 2008
With love, on your birthday.
- Gerald and Reva Gale
 Added: Mar. 2, 2008
We love you and miss you.
- Reva Staggs
 Added: Apr. 1, 2004
 
 
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