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Irene Violla Libby Bailey
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Birth: May 16, 1916
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 1996
Penobscot County
Maine, USA

Irene is the daughter of:
Alvah Kimball Libby,
Josephine (Jossie) Ethel Mott

Married Gordon Robert Bailey May 25, 1933
Lincoln, Penobscot, ME Lincoln Center house of Harry Washburn

They had 5 children:
Marilyn Priscilla (Bailey), Niedbola
Doris Marie (Bailey),(Perry), Owens
Erlene Mae (Bailey, Gordon
Donna Lillian (Bailey), Williams
Laura Harriet (Bailey), Dusz (Deceased) 9-21-2006

Obituary by Clay Funeral Home
Bangor Daily News, September 26, 1996

Irene V. Bailey, 80, wife of Gordon Bailey, died Sept. 25, 1996, at a Lincoln nursing home. She was born in Lincoln, May 16, 1916, the daughter of Alvah and Josie (Mott) Libby.

Irene was a lover of the Lord's Word, a member of the Charleston Pentecostal Church, and a regular supporter of Souls Harbor. During her lifetime, she took in many foster children. She loved knitting, and made hundreds of mittens which were given to needy children in the area. In addition to her husband, Gordon, she is survived by five daughters, Marilyn Niedbola of Massachusetts, Doris Owens of Florida, Erlene Gordon of Passadumkeag, Donna Williams and Laura Swartz, both of Florida; four brothers, Floyd Libby, Arthur Libby, Rodney Libby, and Vernon Libby, all of Lincoln, Maine two sisters, Lottie Sweet and Hilda Washburn, both of Lincoln; 21 grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren, two great-great-granddaughters, several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 pm Thursday at the Clay Funeral Home in Lincoln. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ronald Libby officiating. Interment will be in Academy Cemetery, Lee. Friends who wish may donate in her memory to Souls Harbor, Charleston Pentecostal Church. Donations may be left at the funeral home.

Obituary by Clay Funeral Home 
Family links: 
  Gordon R. Bailey (1913 - 1998)
Academy Cemetery
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
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