Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Baker Gardner

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Mary Elizabeth Gardner (Baker)

Also Known As: "Mollie"
Birthplace: Brogden, Johnston, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Rock Ridge, Wilson, North Carolina, USA
Cause of death: uterine cancer
Place of Burial: Smithfield, Johnston, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Wife of Jonas Bailey Gardner
Mother of Raymond Gardner; Inez Gardner; Jonas (Jack) Melvin Gardner; Ava Lavinia Gardner; Melvin Gardner and 8 others

Managed by: Carlos F. Bunge
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1883 Brogden (Johnston County) Johnston County North Carolina, USA

Death: May 21, 1943 Rock Ridge Wilson County North Carolina, USA

One of nineteen children, Molly Baker Gardner was the mother of actress Ava Gardner, who was the youngest of her seven children. Sadly, Mrs. Gardner died of uterine cancer on the very day Ava's divorce from her first husband, actor Mickey Rooney, was granted.

Burial: Sunset Memorial Park Smithfield Johnston County North Carolina, USA

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Mary Elizabeth "Mollie" Baker Gardner's Timeline

November 22, 1883
Brogden, Johnston, North Carolina, USA
December 15, 1906
Age 23
December 5, 1908
Age 25
Grabtown, Bertie, North Carolina, USA
September 11, 1911
Age 27
Smithfield, Johnston , North Carolina, USA
December 24, 1922
Age 39
Brogden, Johnston County, NC, USA
May 21, 1943
Age 59
Rock Ridge, Wilson, North Carolina, USA