Stella Lee Bailey, 72, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in a Chattanooga hospital.
She was a member of Shenandoah Baptist Church. She enjoyed her church, grandchildren and family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth W. Bailey Sr.; parents, William F. Slate and Reta Mae Wood Slate; stepdaughter, Kim Howell; brother, Billy Floyd Slate; and sister, Billy Ann Slate.
She is survived by her four children: Kenneth W. Bailey Jr. of West Plains, Mo., Keith Bailey of Cleveland, Kelly Stewart of Wytheville, Va., and Kristy Sullivan of Cleveland; 10 grandchildren; two sisters: Deborah Loemker and Reta Joyce Klein, both of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014, at the Shenandoah Baptist Church with Pastor Steve Grubbs and Pastor Ed Klein officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Bailey family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.