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 Julie Catherine Anding Bayless

Julie Catherine Anding Bayless

August 8, 1925

August 7, 2013


Julie Catherine Anding Bayless of Salado  passed away August 7, 2013.

She was born August 8, 1925 in her family home in Falls County, near Rosebud. 


She graduated from Mary Hardin Baylor College in 1945 and began her teaching career in the Rio Grande Valley. She attended graduate school at the University of Texas, pursuing a Master’s degree in Latin American Studies. 

She continued her teaching career in Big Lake, where she met Wayne W. Bayless, Jr.  They were married in 1953.

Company assignments took them to Venezuela, Mexico, Columbia, Argentina, Algeria, Australia, Mallorca, Egypt, Malta and England before retiring to Salado in 1992.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne W. Bayless, Jr.; her parents Cornelius Moore and Leila Mae Anding and sister Bette Anding Geyer. 

She is survived by her brother C.M. Anding and wife Frances; children Natalie Bayless and Joe Root, of North Carolina; Wayne W. Bayless III, of Salado; Maureen and Walter Balleza, of Galveston; Blanche and Andrew Sibbald, of London; and nine grandchildren.

Viewing will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13th at Broecker Funeral Home in Salado. Following a memorial service at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 14th, there will be a procession and graveside interment in Salado cemetery.