Obituaries for Thurs., June 25, 2015

Published 5:07 pm Wednesday, June 24, 2015


Mary L. South Bailey-Hunt, 87, of Bagley Bait Co., passed away on Mon., June 22, 2015, at Hawthorne Inn of Winter Haven, Fla.

Born in Red Level on Aug. 3, 1927, Mary worked for Jim Bagley Baits for 36 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee South and Lennie Beasley South; her husbands, William F. (Bill) Bailey and Dean Hunt; her sisters, Ruth Doughtie, Audie Reynolds, Wylene Williams and Lucy Wyrosdick; her brothers, Lee South, Jr., James (Bo) South and Grady South.

She is survived by her son, Randy Bailey (Rosemary); daughter, Linda Giles (Gene); step daughter, Barbara Harrelson (Charles); grandson, Michael Giles (Misty); two great-granddaughters, Megan and Morgan Giles; and one sister, Jeanette South.

Grave side services will be held tomorrow, Fri., June 26 at 10 a.m. at Ott-Laughlin (Glen Abbey) of Auburndale, Fla.

Pastor Joe Lemmons will be officiating the service.

The family would like to thank the Hawthorne Inn of Winter Haven for the caring and loving way in which you looked after our mother. May God bless a wonderful group of employees.

We would also like to thank the Cornerstone Hospice workers that attended Mother in her last hours.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Cornerstone Hospice Foundation at 2445 Lane Park Road, Tavares, FL 32778.

Glen Abbey Memorial Gardens is in charge of arrangements.