Elizabeth Ann Bailey, age 47 of Marmaduke, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2011, at her home. She was born May 23, 1963, to William and Dorothy Miller Southerly. Mrs. Bailey was an alumnus of the Paragould public school and she was of the Baptist Faith.
She is survived by her mother, Dorothy Southerly of Marmaduke; four sons, Christopher Coward of St. Louis, Mo., Harley Breckinridge of Lamar, Col., Dakota and Austin Bailey both of Marmaduke; two brothers, David Southerly of Piggott and Albert Southerly of Marmaduke; three sisters, Willadean Champrey of Estes Park, Col., Betty Niceschwander of Lamar, Col., and Rose Mooneyhan of Rector. Mrs. Bailey also leaves two grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
Mrs. Bailey was preceded in death by her father, a brother, William Southerly, Jr.; a sister: Barbara Southerly and one nephew, Justin Southerly.
A memorial service was held Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, at 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Marmaduke with Rev. Kim Bridges officiating. Burial followed in the Ramer's Chapel Cemetery.
Faith Funeral Service of Manila was in charge of arrangements.