Funeral services for Mrs. Lora Bailey, 81, of Gainesboro,
TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and on Saturday from 12 Noon until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Cookeville
Regional Medical Center.
She was born September 4, 1935, on Poston Ridge in
Jackson County, TN, to the late Daniel Poston and Annie Mai
Poston. She was married to James E. Bailey on October 29,
1956, at the Big Bottom Church of Christ by Bro. Wallace
Hawkins. She was a homemaker, and a wonderful cake
decorator. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and
Christian. She was an active member of the McCoinsville
Church of Christ, and was devoted to her family, church, and
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1
Brother: D.B. Poston.
Survivors include her Husband: James E. Bailey of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Son: Ronnie (Sandy) Bailey of Baxter, TN; 2
Daughters: Anita Bailey of Calhoun, TN, and Carolyn Bailey of
Lebanon, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Erin and Nathaniel Clancy,
Matthew Bailey, and Austin Bailey; 1 Step-Grandson: Chase
Duncan; 1 Brother: Harlin (Jo) Poston of Gainesboro, TN; and 1
Niece: Linda (Eddie) Vantrease of Lebanon, TN.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson and Bro. Matthew Scoggins will
officiate at the services.
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