Margie Ruth Raines Cawthon Bailey
November 3, 1926 – November 1, 2018
New Albany – Margie Ruth Raines Cawthon Bailey, 91, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center – Hospice. She was born November 3, 1926 in New Albany to the late Lee Quitman and Nellie Belle Welch Raines. She retired from Futorian after twenty-five years and worked at Belden Truck Stop for twenty-five years, she was 82 years old at the time. She was a member of the New Albany Church of God.
Funeral services will be at 2:00p.m. Sunday, November 4, 2018 at United Funeral Service with Bro. James Wells and Bro. Marc Bowers officiating. Burial will be at Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by one daughter, Carolyn Cawthon Collins; a son-in-law, Freddie Smith of New Albany; a brother-in-law, Thomas Gene Stanford of New Albany; her grandchildren: Mark Frazier of Shannon, Chris Tedford of New Albany, Shannon Smith (Haylee) of Baldwyn, Casey Smith (Hannah) of Pontotoc, Jackie Cawthon of New Albany, Dana Cawthon of Shreveport, LA, Bill Collins (Myra) of Pontotoc and Stacy Collins of Shannon; eight great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, James R. Cawthon, and her second husband, C.W. Bailey; one son, James Larry Cawthon; one daughter, Sandra Smith; one son-in-law, Tommy Collins and by eleven brothers and sisters: Katie Belle Goggans, Opal Marie Rogers, Dorothy Virginia Jennings, Ruby Christine Tate, Shirley Daphine Stanford, Zeldie Shettles, Victoria Raines, Willie Ralph Raines, Charlie Quitman Raines, Loyd David Raines and Doyle Mayes Raines.
Her grandsons and one great-grandson will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Saturday, November 3, 2018, her 92nd birthday, from 5:00p.m. till 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.