Thursday, March 22, 2018

Margaret E. Bailey

Wellsville, NY - Margaret E. Bailey, formerly of East State Street, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 with her family by her side at Jones Memorial Hospital. She was born on January 23, 1929 in Wellsville to Gus and Elva Broadbent Weber. On March 10,1951 she married Charles M. Bailey who predeceased her in 1981.

Margaret was a lifelong resident of Wellsville, she was a stay-at-home mother and provided daycare to many children. She enjoyed cooking and baking for her family and was at her happiest when she was spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her seven children, Debbie (Roger)  Gee of Wellsville, Charles (Lisa)  Bailey Jr. of Avon, Timothy (Jodi)  Bailey of Wellsville, Kelvin Bailey of Pineville, N.C., Brent (Josie)  Bailey of Wellsville, Barry (Cindy)  Bailey of Wellsville, and Laurie (Michael)  Lang of Sidney; a sister, Sandy Hunt; 12 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband; her brother , Harry Weber; and 1 grandchild.

There will be no prior visitation and a private burial service will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery of Wellsville. Those wishing to make a donation in Margaret's memory can do so to the David A. Howe Library of Wellsville. To leave online condolences please visit


  1. RIP Margaret,good thoughts to the families

  2. RIP Aunt Maggie. Condolences to all the Baileys.

  3. My deepest condolences and sympathies go out to the Bailey family during this time of great loss. Hoping the words at Isaiah 25: 8, 9 will bring them a measure of comfort in the days to come.