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Bernice Lee Grigsby Bailey
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1926
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1949
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA

Bernice Bailey Dies Wednesday with Funeral Services to be Held Here Friday.

Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Callaway-Smith Chapel for Mrs. Bernice Lee Grigsby Bailey, 22, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L. P. Grigsby, Star Route. The Rev. R. L. McClung, pastor of the First Baptist Church, will officiate. Mrs. Bailey died in a local hospital Wednesday morning after an illness of three months.

Previous to her marriage to J. W. Bailey on January 31, 1944, Bernice Grigsby graduated from Bray High School in 1943 where she was active in sports and was a member of the basketball team. At one time she was employed at the City Café. When she became ill she was chief clerk at the Health Department Center in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

Survivors include her son, Stephen Curtis Bailey, four years of age; her parents, Louis and Nellie Grigsby; four sisters, Lena Pruette, Lubbock, Texas, Mona Coursey of Fillmore, California, Edith Hatch, Paoli, Oklahoma, and Irene Wilkerson, Carlsbad, New Mexico; four brothers, Fielding L. Grigsby of Ryan, Oklahoma, L. P. Grigsby, US Navy, William D. Grigsby, US Air Force, and John Grigsby of the home.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Callaway-Smith Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Marlow Cemetery.
Family links: 
  Louis P. Grigsby (1892 - 1981)
  Nellie Irene Price Grigsby (1892 - 1951)
  Eugene D. Grigsby (1913 - 1916)*
  Fielding L. Grigsby (1914 - 1998)*
  Louis Percival Grigsby (1916 - 1998)*
  Irene Grigsby Wilkinson Prescott (1918 - 2002)*
  Lena G Grigsby Pruette (1920 - 2007)*
  Mona M Grigsby Coursey (1922 - 2012)*
  Edith Augusta Grigsby Hatch Cregger (1924 - 1998)*
  Bernice Lee Grigsby Bailey (1926 - 1949)
  William D Grigsby (1928 - 2016)*
  John G. Grigsby (1935 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Apr 29, 1926
Feb 9, 1949
At Rest

Marlow Cemetery
Stephens County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Sec A Blk 52 Lot 4
Created by: Jean
Record added: Nov 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22627176
Bernice Lee <i>Grigsby</i> Bailey
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Bernice Lee <i>Grigsby</i> Bailey
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- Jean
 Added: Aug. 18, 2016

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