Eunice Bailey(1924 - 2013)

Eunice G. Bailey


Eunice G. Bailey "Granny Bug," 88, of Simpsonville, widow of Earl C. Bailey, died Thursday, January 17, 2013.

Born in Honea Path, she was a daughter of the late Jesse and Alma Hand Mitchell.

Mrs. Bailey was a member of Praise Cathedral Church of God. She retired from J.P. Stevens, Dunean Plant.

Surviving are a son, Jack T. Griggs and wife, Judy, of Simpsonville; a daughter, Lynda Taylor and husband, Frank, of Greer; four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a first husband, Paul F. Griggs, Jr.; four sisters; and a brother.

The family wishes to express a special thanks to Diamond Health and Rehab for the care of Mrs. Bailey.

Visitation will be held Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast, 1604 NE Main St. Simpsonville, SC, 29681. The funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Praise Cathedral Church of God. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Praise Cathedral Church of God, Youth Missions, 3390 Brushy Creek Road, Greer, SC 29650.

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Published in The Greenville News on Jan. 18, 2013