Funeral service for Bennie Lou Bailey, 97, of Quitman, are scheduled for 2:00 PM Saturday, January 14, 2017 at Lowe Funeral Home with Brothers Fred Morrow and Don Vaughn officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Bennie Lou was born in Quitman March 31, 1919 to Henry George Willingham and Rachel Caroline (Meadows) Willingham. She attended elementary school in the Dallas area but lived in Quitman most of her life. Bennie was a seamstress and a homemaker. She was a member of Clover Hill Baptist Church. Bennie passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2017 in Quitman.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Paul Bailey, 1993 and sister, Lela Bell Casper, 2005.
She is survived by 3 sons, Paul Jr. and wife Avis Bailey of Quitman; Joe Henry and wife Sandra Bailey of Como; Doyle Ray and wife Paula Bailey of Quitman; 6 Grandchildren; 14 Great Grandchildren and 10 Great-Great Grandchildren.