LaVerne B. Bailey, 99, of Zanesville, passed away at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2013 at Autumn Healthcare of Zanesville. She was born on May 5, 1914, in Shawnee, Ohio, a daughter of the late James E. and Lydia Lynn. She had worked for Buckeye Redemption Center and Hazel Atlas before becoming a homemaker. She was a member of the Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church and Order of the Eastern Star Muskingum Chapter #485. She and her husband Harold spent 21 winters in Auburndale, Florida and they enjoyed fishing in Canada.
Surviving are a son, Robert H. Bailey of Zanesville; two grandchildren, Christina L. Bailey and Ryan R. Bailey; six great-grandchildren, Andrew, Ashley, Tristin and his mother Jackie, Autumn and her mother Stacie, Michael, and Logan; a brother-in-law, Don (Lurma) Bailey; and her special furry companion, Dolly.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Harold A. Bailey, who passed away on September 20, 2000; and a grandson, David M. Bailey.
Friends and family may call from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Monday, May 13, 2013 at THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME, 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD, ZANESVILLE. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastor Andrew Dennis officiating. LaVerne will be laid to rest next to her husband in Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Euclid Avenue United Methodist Church, 1304 Euclid Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
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