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William Chester "Bill" Bailey
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Birth: Dec. 9, 1899
Owingsville
Bath County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Sep., 1986
Chandler
Lincoln County
Oklahoma, USA

Bill was a son of William Warren Bailey and Mary Belle (Myers) Bailey.
Around 1905, William, Mary and their family left Kentucky and arrived in the Oklahoma Territory. Shortly after their arrival, William died of fever and Mary was left to raise their seven children and work the farm. In 1908 Mary re-married, marrying Andrew Clark.
Bill was only around 6 years of age when he lost his father and along with the other children was needed to help with the farm work.
Per obit for his mother Mary Belle (Myers) Bailey Pryor.
She was born in Bath county, Kentucky May 10, 1866 - (dtr of Owen Myers and Annie (Bartlett) She was married to William Warren Bailey Nov. 2, 1887. She was united in marriage to F.W. Pryor (Fillmore) on July 10, 1926 in Oklahoma. (Fillmore was a widower). She died July 4, 1941 at Mangum, Oklahoma.
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William Bailey - Graveside services for William Chester ("Bill") Bailey, 86, Chandler, were Monday, Sept. 29,at Oak Park cemetery, Chandler. Rev. Mike Mitchell, Davenport, officiated.
Bailey was born Dec. 9, 1899, at Owensboro, Ky. He died Saturday Sept. 27, at a Chandler nursing home.
He lived in Lincoln County most of his life.
He married Winnie Bagwell on Feb. 22, 1922, at Chandler.
Bailey was a retired farmer. he attended the Assembly of God church.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; a daughter, Faye Tackett Chandler; a brother, Owen Bailey, Stroud; a sister, Betty Phipps, Davenport, eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Arrangements were directed by Curry-Parks Funeral Home, Chandler.
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Lincoln County News, Thurs., Oct 2, 1986
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 Parents:
  William Warren Bailey (1859 - 1905)
  Mary Belle Myers Pryor (1866 - 1941)
 
 Spouse:
  Winifred Bagwell Bailey (1904 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Doris Anna Bailey Herd (1924 - 1979)*
  Mary D Bailey Ritchie (1924 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Owen Jasper Bailey (1888 - 1988)*
  Anna Melissa Bailey Cannon (1890 - 1980)*
  Elizabeth Belle Bailey Phipps (1892 - 1988)*
  Rosa Leanna Bailey Waller (1895 - 1970)*
  Daisy Mae Bailey Callahan (1896 - 1980)*
  William Chester Bailey (1899 - 1986)
  Blueford Thomas Bailey (1902 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Park Cemetery
Chandler
Lincoln County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Diane
Record added: Jun 01, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37815999
William Chester Bill Bailey
Added by: Diane
 
William Chester Bill Bailey
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William Chester Bill Bailey
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- Tom Black
 Added: Jan. 19, 2014
There is no memorial stone...City cemetery records have William Chester Bailey buried in Section 18 Lot 162. His plot is between Doris Ann Herd (daughter?) and Mary D Ritchie (daughter?) I could find no city burial record for Winifred "Winnie" Bagwell Bai...(Read more)
- Heartland Volunteer
 Added: Mar. 18, 2011
 
 
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