Mr. and Mrs. HAILE with two of their grandsons, Carl and Roy GARDNER
Charley HAILE moved to Swisher County in 1891 with his wife, Susan Clarendia COUNTS, and their three small children. They bought five sections of land north of Tulia. He was a farmer and rancher, raising cattle and horses. They were charter members of the First Baptist Church of Tulia, where Charley was a Deacon for 34 years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, being a 32nd degree Mason. Their three children were Laura Louise, who married Frank CHRISTIAN; Nannie Ethyl who married Ben GARDNER; and Aaron Baptist, who married Una Belle GRAY. After Susan's death, he married Annie Garrett TURNEY in 1918.