MRS. ICEY SYBIL BAILEY - Age 95, of Rocky Face, Georgia, passed away Sunday, June 4, 2017, at Wood Dale Health Care Center. She was the daughter of the late William and Ila Icey Earwood Beavers. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-seven years, J.B. Bailey; her daughter, Theresa Parker; four sisters and one brother.
Mrs. Bailey worked briefly as an educator and a master beautician, but most of her life was spent as a homemaker, happily caring for her family. She loved gardening, sketching and music. After her baptism as one of Jehovah's Witnesses in 1950, she devoted much of her time to sharing her faith with others.
She is survived by her sister, Geneva Moore; two daughters: Jean Davis and Linda (Roger) Stewart; eleven grandchildren, Renee Ledbetter, Michele Davis, Nicole Parker, Lisa (Chris) Culver, Kevin Parker, Erik (Elle) Stewart, Shana (Chris) Chandler, Amanda (Eric) Jesperson, Audra (Gabe) Frederick, Jelita Davis, and Rusty Davis; fourteen great-grandchildren, Brent Langley, Kayla Ledbetter, Mattie Meagan (Jaime) Bearden, Amy Ledbetter, Stephanie Edwards, Savannah Edwards, Lance Ledbetter, Kaitlyn Frederick, Hunter Parker, Josie Chandler, Ella Frederick, Kasie Chandler, Anna Jean Davis, and Ty Culver; two great-great-grandchildren, Lucas and Lainey Bearden; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
A memorial service to commemorate her life will be held Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 3:00 P.M. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 1309 Applewood Drive, Dalton, Georgia, with Mike Ujlaki officiating. Visitation will begin at 1:00 P.M.
Please share your thoughts and memories of Mrs. Icey Sybil Bailey at ww.willisfuneralhomedalton.com. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia.
Published on June 11, 2017