Lorene Bailey died on Monday, July 8, 2013.

Lorene Bailey died on Monday, July 8, 2013.

She was born October 18, 1930, in Bloodland, Mo. She was the youngest of seven children born to Emmitt and Ellen Bradford. Lorene grew up in Pleasant Hill, Mo., where she met and married her high school sweetheart, John Bailey, in 1949. She worked at Armco Steel for several years and then worked at home when her son and daughter were born. Once her children were grown, she worked at the IRS, where she retired in 1990. She was an active member of the Remnant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Independence, Mo. Lorene was preceded in death by her son, Lynn Bradford Bailey; her parents; brothers,  Paul and Nealy; and sisters, Lona, Martha, Ada and Edna.

She is survived by her husband, John; her daughter, Kate; grandson, Andrew; great-grandsons, Kenny and Marques; and many nieces and nephews.

We wish to thank those at Good Shepherd Hospice and Carmel Hills who were so loving in their care of Mom.

Graveside services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 15, at Mound Grove Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at www.charterfunerals.com.

Arrangements: Charter Funerals, 816-921-5555.


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