VIENNA, Ill. — Rita Bailey, 92, of Vienna, formerly of the Eddyville area, died at 6:30 a.m. Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Hillview Health Care Center in Vienna.
She was a homemaker and a member of Eddyville Missionary Baptist Church.
She is survived by two sons, Billy Bailey of Vienna and Jim Bailey of Anna; one daughter, Nancy Solomon of Vienna; eight grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Bailey, two sons, Richard Gordon Bailey and Phillip Ray “Cuz” Bailey; two brothers, and two sisters. Her parents were John & Eva (Schwartz) Behr.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2013, at Eddyville Missionary Baptist Church.
Burial will be in New Liberty Cemetery, southeast of Eddyville.
Visitation will be 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna and from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, April 15, 2013, at the church.
Memorials may be made to Eddyville Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 57, Eddyville, IL 62928; TIP/VNA Hospice, 125 Leigh Drive, Anna, IL 62906, or to the charity of the donor’s choice.