Dry, Laurel “Babe” Whitfield

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Laurel “Babe” Dry, 1924

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Laurel “Babe” Dry, 1924

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class of 1924

Birth: Jul. 22, 1901, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 1994

Parents:
Washington Whitfield Dry (1860-1902)
Eunice S. Cox (1866-1928)

Spouses:
Guy Wilburn Lipe (1899-1931)
Marriage: December 3, 1927, Cabarrus Co., North Carolina

Thomas S. Lindsey

Children:
Betty Ann Lipe (1929 – 1930)
Ellen Whitfield Lindsey Coward (1943-2001)

Siblings:
Eustice Manardy Dry (1882 – 1964)**
Ann Melissa Dry (1885 – 1970)**
Paul Kindred Dry (1888 – 1959)**
Neva M. Dry (1891 – 1983)**
Myrtle Cox Dry Cress (1896 – 1983)
Ossie Ivey Dry Ritchie (1898 – 1979)

**Half-sibling

Burial:
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery
Mount Pleasant, Cabarrus County, North Carolina, USA

Source: www.findagrave.com, # 30049323.
Photo: From the scrapbook of classmate Temperance Ritchie, Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society and Museum.

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The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC) December 11, 1927, p. 27

MISS LAUREL DRY AND MR. GUY LIPE QUIETLY MARRIED

CONCORD, Dec. 10. – Guy Lipe and Miss Laurel Dry were quietly married at St. John;s parsonage on December 3, Rev. L. D. Miller officiating. Mrs. Lipe is the youngest daughter of Mrs. E. S. Dry and is an accomplished blonde of marked beauty. She wore a beautiful tan crepe dress with accessories to match. After graduating from Mont Amoena seminary she has taught successfully in the public schools of Rowan and Cabarrus counties. Mr. Lipe is the only son of Mr. and Mrs. L. D. Lipe of Mt. Pleasant.

Mr. and Mrs Lipe will make their home in Mt. Pleasant.

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The Charlotte Observer (Charlotte, NC), January 24, 1994

NORTH CAROLINA DEATHS

Mrs. Laurel Dry Lindsey

92, retired registered nurse, died Jan. 22, 1994, at Cardinal Care of Odell. Funeral is 11 a.m. Tuesday at Wilkinson’s Funeral Home. Visitation is 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday.

Surviving is her daughter, Mrs. Ellen Coward of Charlotte.

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