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Janice D. Bailey, Adair Co., KY native (1941-2016)

She was a former member of The Bible Church and a current member of Lawrence Apostolic Church. She was the daughter the late William B. and Ada Florence Simpson Cowan and the widow of James Tyler Bailey, Sr, her husband of 43 years. She leaves 25 direct living descendants. She was a resident of Indianapolis, IN at the time of her death. Her final resting place with be at Bearwallow, Adair County, KY.

Janice D. Bailey, 74 of Indianapolis, Indiana, formerly of Columbia, KY passed away Friday, April 8, 2016.

Funeral service at 6pmCT/7pmET, Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel, 9606 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, Indiana. Visiting will be Tuesday, April 12, 2016 from 2pm-6pmCT/3pm-7pmET, until time for service.

A graveside service and committal will be held Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 1pmCT/2pmET, the Bearwallow Cemetery, 6132 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY.

Janice D. Bailey, Adair Co., KY native (1941-2016)

Janice D. Bailey was born November 17, 1941 in Columbia, Adair County, KY. She was the daughter of the late William B. and Ada Florence Simpson Cowan. She passed away Friday, April 8, 2016, in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, on Friday, April 8, 2016, at the age of 74 years, four months, and 22 days.

Janice married James Tyler Bailey Sr. August 4, 1962 and he preceded her in death on August 4, 2005. She was also preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
Janice is survived by:
  • Her loving children: James Tyler Bailey Jr. and wife Katrina of Fortville, Indiana; Harold Austin Bailey and wife, Julie of Crestview, Florida; and Martie J. Corbin and husband Glen of Columbia, KY

  • One brother: William W. Cowan

  • Seven grandchildren

  • Fourteen great-grandchildren
Janice was a former member of The Bible Church and a current member of Lawrence Apostolic Church.

Send condolences to the family of Janice D. Bailey

Memorial contributions may be made to Lawrence Apostolic Church.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of local arrangements.

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