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Frances Marie "Fran" Shockley Bailey
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1934
Leavenworth County
Kansas, USA
Death: May 6, 2011
Brown County
Kansas, USA

Fran is my cousin.

Frances Marie "Fran" Bailey
(December 8, 1934 - May 6, 2011)

Frances Marie "Fran" Bailey, 76, of Hiawatha, KS passed away unexpectedly Friday evening, May 6, 2011, shortly after arrival at Hiawatha Community Hospital.

Fran was born near Leavenworth, KS, on December 8, 1934, one of seven children of John and Marie Tuttle Shockley.

She grew up at Leavenworth and attended schools, later graduating from Leavenworth High School. She came to Hiawatha in 1958 to join her family in Shockley Implement where she became part owner. Mrs. Bailey was member of Zion Lutheran Church of Hiawatha since 1959. Through the years, she was very active within the Church; serving with the LWML, was a Sunday school and bible school teacher.

She married Dean Bailey, September 22, 1962, at Zion Lutheran Church of Hiawatha. He survives. Also surviving are a daughter Georgena "GeGe" (Bruce) Kleppe of Hiawatha; a son Steven LeRoy Bailey of Sarasota, Florida; two granddaughters; Gilay (Richard) Allen of Billings, Montana, Karma (Chad) Langford of St. Joseph, MO; and ten great-grandchildren. Three sisters also survive; Diane NcNabb of Kansas City, MO, Mary Jane Wiggin of Westwood, KS, Marjorie Stover of Hiawatha; and two brothers; Calvin Shockley and Frank Shockley, both of Hiawatha.

Fran was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Darlene Wagner.

Funeral services planned for 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 11, at Zion Lutheran Church of Hiawatha, with Pastors Mike Dunaway and Quentin Nuttmann officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Hiawatha. Friends may call at the funeral home after 10 a.m., Tuesday and where the family will meet from 6 until 8 that evening. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Fran Bailey Memorial Fund, to be designated later by the family, which may be sent in care of the funeral home, 124 S 7th St., 66434.

Family links: 
  Johnson L Shockley (1909 - 1975)
  Marie Tuttle Shockley (1915 - 1995)
  Georgena Dennise Bailey Kleppe (1953 - 2014)*
*Calculated relationship
Mount Hope Cemetery
Brown County
Kansas, USA
Created by: Bob Smith
Record added: May 07, 2011
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Fran,Thinking about you....You may be gone...but you are not forgotten. Rest in peace,Your cousin,
- Bob Smith
 Added: Jan. 3, 2012

- Sue
 Added: May. 16, 2011

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