|Birth: ||Jan. 7, 1936|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Oct. 12, 2012|
Nancy Jane Cody Bailey, age 76, of Oak Ridge, passed away peacefully, Friday, October 12, 2012, surround by her family. She was born January 7, 1936 in Raleigh, NC.
She received a BA at Mt. St. Mary's College where she became a Dominican Sister at Newburgh, NY. She did graduate study at Columbia University in New York City and taught elementary school for seventeen years.
Later she married Harry R. Bailey in 1973. They resided in Pensacola and Panama City, FL; Dothan, AL and Coalfield. She was a devoted wife, mother and Nana. Mrs. Bailey was a substitute teacher in Morgan County and also worked as a caregiver for many seniors for over fifteen years. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and served as a Eucharist minister and guild member.
Mrs. Bailey was preceded in death by her husband, Harry R. Bailey in 1993.
She is survived by son, Richard Daniel Bailey and his wife, Dell and grandson, Skylar of Knoxville and
daughter, Veronica Ann Greear and husband Jake and grandchildren, Amelia and Ben of Oak Ridge and
sister, Joan Petrowski of New York.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 17, 2012 from 5 – 7pm at Weatherford Mortuary. A Rosary will follow at 7pm. The memorial mass will be held on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10am at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Rev. Michael Woods officiating. The family asks that any memorials be made to St. Mary's Catholic Church. An on-line guest book can be signed at www.weatherfordmortuary.com.
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Record added: Oct 26, 2012
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