Delores Jean Bailey, 74, of Carlisle and
formerly of Newville, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at her home. She was born Tuesday, April 6, 1937, in Cumberland
county, a daughter of the late Russell R. and Dorothy (Mowery) Yocum, and was the widow of James F. "Dusty Jim"
Bailey, who died March 18, 2007.
Delores retired from Green Ridge Village in Newville after 22 years of service in the dietary department.
She also worked part-time at the Doubling Gap Church Camp. Delores was a member of Green Spring First Church of God, Newville,
where she played the piano with the Ministry in Music.
She is survived by four daughters; Alecia Bagrosky of Mt. Holly Springs, Mindy Deatrick of Ickesburg and Kimberly
Paulus and Gwendolyn Barrick, both of Newville, one brother, Robert Yocum of Newville, two sisters; Evelyn Holtrey of Orrstown
and Helen Highlands of Newville, seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, six step-great-grandchildren and many nieces
and nephews. Delores was preceded in death by one sister, Frances Hoch.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 25, 2011, at 1 p.m. in the Green Spring First
Church of God, 1140 Green Spring Rd., Newville, with Pastor Phil Steele officiating. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial
Gardens, Carlisle. Viewing will be on Monday from 6 - 8:00 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle
and on Tuesday from 12 noon until time of services at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to her church.
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to hear about the loss of Jeanie. We know she will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Charlotte & Lew
Deepest sympathies on the loss of Jean. She was a
nice lady and a great neighbor. She and Dusty were very good to me when I was growing up and I was grateful to have them nearby.
Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
Kim & Randy Griest
Alecia & Family,
My God be with you at this time
There is no greater loss than your Mother.Our prayers are with you all.
Steve & Fran Hair
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