Gertie Blaylock (Geist)

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About Gertie Blaylock (Geist)

Notes from Newspaper Obituary:

A member of the Methodist Church since childhood, she was a devout Christian.

A devoted wife and loving mother, she devoted the greater part of her time to her home and family. During the war years she was one of the most faithful volunteer workers with the Okolona Chapter of the Red Cross. She wan an active member of the Wesst Okolona Home Demonstration Club until ill health made it impossible for her to attend.

A true and loyal friend, she was one of the communities most beloved matrons.

She was a native of Beaver Crossing, NE where she spent her early childhood, later moving to Lebanon, SD (the newspaper said Lebanon, NE) where she lived with other members of the family until 1911 when she and Mr. Blaylock were married in Seward, NE and went to Murray, Kentucky where they made their home until December, 1919 when they moved into their suburban home where Mrs. Blaylock spent the remainder of her life.

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February 18, 1893
Age 53
Tupelo, MS, USA