Word has been received here that Fred Bailey, a brother of Joseph Bailey of Hutchinson had died at Phoenix, Arizona yesterday. He had been there several months for the benefit of his health. Mr. Bailey leaves his wife and one child. Last year he came from Independence, Kansas to Hutchinson and spent a portion of the winter here, going out to Arizona when it was found necessary.
Years before he had worked in a dry mine in Arizona and had contacted what is known as miner’s consumption, from which he could not be cured.
It is learned that the remains will be shipped here for burial. The funeral services will probably be held by the Elks Lodge. Mr. Bailey being a member of that order in Arizona. It is expected that the remains will be shipped from Phoenix on Thursday and that interment will be held here Sunday. If the remains arrive in time. The burial will be in Eastside Cemetery.
Death Date: September 27, 1908
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