DOROTHY DAPHINE BAILEY, 85, Blountsville, died Nov. 11, 2019, at St. Vincent’s Blount Hospital. She was a homemaker and member of Mt. Zion Church of God. Predeceasing her were husband Oliver Wayne Bailey and parents Herbert and Bessie Nelson Hicks.
Surviving are children Brenda (Steve) McSwain, Vinemont, Shelia (Duane) Largent, Blountsville, Herbert (Jennifer) Bailey, Altoona, and Tony (Teresa) Bailey, Oneonta; 14 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brothers Bill Nelson, Cleveland, Howard Nelson, Oneonta.
Neal Whited officiated the 2 p.m. service held Nov. 14 at Blountsville Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Rock Springs Cemetery with Brent Dial, Chad Dial, Eli McSwain, Ryan Bailey, Riley Bailey, Jeffrey Bailey, Bailey Dempsey, and Gage Light serving as pallbearers.