Dosie L. Bailey, 92, of Hueysville, widow of Bertie Bailey, died June 9, 2014, at her residence.
Born March 30, 1922, at Mid, to the late Rome Hale and Rebecca Shepherd Hale, she was a homemaker and a member of Salt Lick United Baptist Church.
She is survived by six sons, Robert Bailey, of Hueysville, Own Bailey, of Willard, Ohio, Roger Bailey, of Waterloo, Ind., Billy Bailey and Grover Bailey, both of Garrett, Ind., and Virgil Bailey, of Hueysville; two daughters, Betty Handshoe, of Hueysville, and Nancy Handshoe, of Waterloo, Ind.; a brother, Ishmael Hale, of Shelby, Ohio; a sister, Joyce Frisby, of Greenwich, Ohio; 28 grandchildren; 55 great grandchildren; and 21 great, great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, James Ray Bailey; two daughters, Annie Ruth Bailey and Ruie Mae Bailey; five brothers, John Hale, Cleveland Bailey, Frank Bailey, Joe Bailey and Clayton Bailey; three sisters, Jessie Marie Hicks, Lula Bailey and Eva Hicks.
Funeral services for Dosie L. Bailey will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 12, at Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, in Martin, with Bethel Bolen and Jerry Manns officiating. Burial will follow in the Bailey Cemetery, at Hueysville.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m., Tuesday, and all day, Wednesday, at the funeral home, with nightly services at 7 p.m.
Preferred memorial to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 101 Hibbard Street, Pikeville, Ky. 41501.