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“I miss you so much aunt Irene ! I think about you all of the time.I love you always ! ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Cynthia Greer - Sun City, CA

“We are so sorry for our loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Alton & Drema Thompson - Narrows, VA

“Such a beautiful lady with such a beautiful family. Love and prayers to each and everyone of you.., Bill, Virginia and Melanie ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Melanie Dewese - Glen Lyn, VA

“Patti, Thoughts and prayers for you and your family in the loss of your Mom. She will live on in your heart and always be watching over you. Keep her...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Anna Page - Roanoke, VA

“So sorry to hear about Ms Irene She was a special lady Marsha and Gary Eaton ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Marsha Eaton - Rich Creek, VA

“My fondest memories are when we moved from the coal fields to the farm. We were very close. I remember walking to school together when we were...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Mark Trivett - Tucson, AZ

“Always a bright smile......always a warm heart!! Peace be with you. We love you!! ”
7 of 14 | Posted by: Joseph Perkins - Somerville, VA

“Patty and Family, So sorry for your loss! Each and everyone in my thoughts and prayers!! Love to all!! ”
8 of 14 | Posted by: Alice Stewart - Pearisburg, VA

“Harry, Patty and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I know this is so hard. God is in control and he is taking care of Irene now. Even though it...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Donna Bratton - Ripplemead, VA

“Dear Aunt IreneI miss your phone calls and hearing your voice.I love you and I know that you are happy and at peace ! ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Cynthia Greer - Sun city, CA

“Dear Rene,When I first began to recognize family as a tiny child. Yours will always be one of the first faces I remember.My earliest memories of you...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Frances Trivett - Sun City, CA

“Joe and I loved Irene. She was a very special person. She meant so much to her family and friends. Irene's infectious laughter and smile, her...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Linda and Joe Moore - Spring, TX

“Patty, so very happy your sweet Mom is free from sickness and home with God. Its a heartbreaking experience to say the least. You have many that love...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: DOROTHY KNOUFF - Maryville, TN

“I am sending all my love to you. She was so special, kind and loving and will be greatly missed by all that knew her. I have precious memories...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Connie Ferrell - Salem, VA

Macy "Irene" Bailey of Narrows, born March 14, 1927, passed peacefully November 18 2016.

She leaves behind her husband of 68 years, Harry Bailey, a daughter Patty Shepherd and husband Jerry of TN. A son Steve Bailey and wife Connie of Narrows. She was preceded in death by her son Jeff Bailey and grandson Devin Bailey. Also surviving are her grandchildren Hunter Bailey, Keith Shepherd, wife Rayne and great-grandaughter Sarah. . Josh Shepherd and wife Jerica. all of TN.

She leaves behind her brothers Mark and Basil Trivett and Fran Trivett. A host of nephews and nieces, and very special friends.

She had a special love for furry friends, art, gardening and music. She played the banjo, guitar, electric organ and auto harp.

She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She was so loved by those who knew her well.

The family will receive friends Monday, November 21st, 2016 from 5:30 to 7 PM, followed by a memorial service at 7 PM in the Chapel of Riffe's Funeral Service in Narrows. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to American Cancer Society.