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 Elsie Marie <I>Brister</I> Bailey

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Elsie Marie Brister Bailey

  • Birth 12 Jul 1920 USA
  • Death 18 Apr 1983 Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
  • Burial Grenada, Grenada County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 63575214

Marie was a loving wife to Festus Bailey. They married in Grenada, Mississippi, on August 9, 1939.

Daughter of James Wesley Brister & Della Price (Wells) Brister. Sister to Rubie "Jewell" (Brister) Randle, Luther Jehue Brister, Bertha Irine Brister, Ollie Edward Brister, Mary "Louise" (Brister) Adams, & Dorothy Elizabeth "Dot" (Brister) Frazier.

Marie was 62 when she died Monday, April 18, 1983, at the Baptist Hospital in Memphis. She was a licensed insurance agent. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, the Junior Auxiliary, the Republican Women's Club and a former member of the Pilot Club and the Eastern Star.

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  • Created by: Cathie Bailey
  • Added: 1 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63575214
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elsie Marie Brister Bailey (12 Jul 1920–18 Apr 1983), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63575214, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park, Grenada, Grenada County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Cathie Bailey (contributor 47398329) .