Loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Ruby Sexton Bailey, 84, of 331 Mill Cabin Road, Ninety Six, wife of A. L. Bailey, died Monday, February 11, 2013 at her home.
Born in Greenville, SC, she was a daughter of the late Eunice Elizabeth Corn Sexton and Charles Harrison Sexton. She retired from Connie Maxwell Children’s Home, a member of The Parents’ Club and served on the Human Rights Committee at Whitten Center. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Ninety Six.
Surviving is her husband of the home; two daughters, Treva Larease Bailey of Clinton, SC and Tonya Bailey Cronic and her husband, Hunter, of Hodges; two sisters, Maggie S. Cheek and Lois S. Allen, both of Greenwood; four grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her son, Eddie Wayne Bailey; five sisters and two brothers.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Harley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Delores Rapp officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Hunter Cronic, Danny McGee, Coley Shirley, Fred Shirley, Steve Allen and Phil Allen.
Honorary escort will be friends who played music with Eddie Wayne through the years.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to The Parents’ Club of Whitten Center, PO Box 239, Clinton, SC 29325.
Messages may be sent to the family by visiting www.harleyfuneralhome.com.