A native of Clayton and Depauville, she had resided in Fulton since 1965. She retired after 20 years as a school bus driver for special needs students in the Fulton School District.
She was predeceased by her husband, James Bailey, in 1994 and sister, Sally Charlebois.
Surviving are her children, Peter (Sean Rowley) Bailey and Gregory (Lisa) Bailey, all of Fulton, and Lisa (Chuck) Duello of Burleson, Texas; seven grandchildren, James, Jacob, Gabriella, Rebecca, Sara, Emily and Carly; a brother, James (Gerry) Charlebois of Lewisville, Texas; a sister, Gretchen Johnson of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be held today, June 16 at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Church, Fulton with burial at Fairdale Rural Cemetery in Hannibal.
Calling hours were held yesterday at Foster Funeral Home, Fulton.
Contributions may be made to Parents of Special Children, Inc., 2 Towers Drive, Suite C, Fulton, NY 13069.