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Rella Cland Bailey

Peck, Sumner County, Kansas, USA
Death 21 Nov 1955 (aged 63)
Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
Burial Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA
Plot Section ET, Lot 163 D, Grave 1
Memorial ID 25994081 · View Source
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Wichita Eagle, Tuesday, November 22, 1955

Funeral Arranged For Rella C. Bailey

Funeral services will be held Wednesday for Rella Claud Bailey, 63, 2236 N. Waco, who died at St. Francis. Hospital Sunday.

Mr. Bailey was born Jan. 22, 1892, at Peck, Kan. He had resided in Wichita for 33 years, moving here from Maize, Kan. He was a janitor at the Kansas Gas & Electric Co., Ripley Plant He married Edith George Nov. 24, 1923, in Wichita.

Survivors include his wife, Edith, of the home address; two daughters, Mrs. Fred Hobson, 1245 Park Pl., and Mrs. Blanche Porter, Modesto, Calif.; and three brothers, Guy, Morgan City, La.; Alton, Moore, Okla., Charlie, 1111 W. 53rd, North. Five grandchildren and two great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted in Byrd-Snodgrass Funeral Home at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Vernon M. Heffner of the Wellington Place Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery.


There has been a question in regards to Rella's middle name. The middle name Claud is what was printed in his newspaper obituary and funeral card. According to his WWI registration card signed by him and living family historians, his middle name is "Cland".

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  • Maintained by: Carrie George-Nichols
  • Originally Created by: The Old Genealogist
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 25994081
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rella Cland Bailey (22 Jan 1892–21 Nov 1955), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25994081, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Carrie George-Nichols (contributor 47329389) .