The family will receive friends today, March 27, 2013, from 6 until 9 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home and from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church on Thursday, March 28, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 28, 2013, at 2 p.m. at New Oak Grove Freewill Baptist Church. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery. Mickey Crane will officiate. Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct.
Bailey was preceded in death by her husband, James Bailey; parents, Wesley Farley and Lela Champion Farley; brother, James Harvey Farley; sister, Arcie Farley Sylvis; and two infant siblings.
She is survived by her daughters, Stephanie Nicole McClellan (Matt) of Palm Coast, Fla., Connie B. Vanzant (Jimmy) of Nauvoo, Linda Bailey of Nauvoo and Cathy Genece Beasley (Leon) of Wildwood, Fla.; sons, James Dwight Bailey (Bonnie) of Winfield and Danny Ray Bailey (Betty Sue) of Nauvoo; 10 grandchildren; one step-grandchild; 17 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Michael Bell, James Potter, Jason Guthrie, Alan Kirkpatrick, Kevin Bell and Chris Bell.