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February 26, 2014

Florence Janet Jones Bailey

SPARTA, Ga. — SPARTA, Ga. — Florence Janet Jones Bailey, 89,  of Sparta, Ga. and formerly of Falls Mills, Va., passed away on Saturday, February 25 in Sparta.

She was born in Gary, W.Va. and was the daughter of the late, Arthur Ostelle Jones and Mary Stevenson Jones. She was a member of Macedonia United Methodist Church in Falls Mills, Va. and an affiliated member of Pierce Memorial United Methodist Church in Sparta.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Harold Jones; and two sisters, Thelma Jones Compton and Dorothy Jones Music. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul Bailey; and by a daughter, Lois Eve Bailey.

Florence is survived by a son, Paul Allan (wife Diane) of Crestview, Fla.; and by a daughter, Ann Bailey Lester of Sparta; Ga. She also had seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 1 at Macedonia United Methodist Church at  2 p.m. with the Rev. Donnie Bailey  officiating. Burial will follow in the Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Va.

Friends may call at Dudley Memorial Mortuary in Bluefield, Va. from 7 to 9 p.m. on Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Macedonia United Methodist Church,c/o Connie Bailey, 12332 Mud Fork Rd. Falls Mills VA 24613.

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