Bernice V. Bailey

October 24, 1924 ‒ May 08, 2014

Marengo, Ohio

Bernice V. Bailey, age 89 of Marengo, died Thursday afternoon May 8, 2014 at Bennington Glen Nursing Center.

She was born on October 24, 1924 in Fayetteville West Virginia to the late Wheeler and Gertrude (Henley) O’Neil. She was a homemaker and a member of the Fargo Wesleyan Church. Bernice enjoyed gardening and canning the fruits of her labor. Bernice had a strong religious belief and talked with all who would listen about the Lord.

She is survived by her son: Dana Bailey of Marengo; brothers: Randal (Kathy) O’Neil of Logan, WV., Winston (Martha) O’Neil of Fayetteville, WV.; sisters: Rosemary Crum of Logan WV., Carol (Harcus) Whitt of Sunbury, Janet Whitt of Johnstown,
Preceded in death by her husband Dale M. Bailey on May 2, 2003; son: Dale “Marty” Bailey; brothrs: Wheeler “Junior” , Danny, Richard, Roger, Kimberton; sisters: Phyllis Yarber, Helena Kepler, Margaret Crite, Olive, Foultz.

Friends may call Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral home, 73 W. Walnut Street, Marengo where services will be held Tuesday 1 p.m. with Bernie Basham officiating. Interment will follow in the Butter Cemetery.

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