Rhoda Bailey, 87
July 16, 1925 - May 16, 2013
ELKHART — Rhoda Bailey, 87, of Elkhart died at 8:58 p.m. Thursday, May 16, 2013, at East Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Rhoda was born July 16, 1925, in South Bend to James and Flora Moore.
She married Robert E. Bailey on Jan. 17, 1945, in South Bend. He died Oct. 1, 2005.
Rhoda is survived by daughter Susan M. (Kenneth) Slough of Elkhart; sons Robert Bailey Jr. and Stewart Bailey, both of Elkhart, and Jeffrey Bailey of Cassopolis, Mich.; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a sister, Shirley Horvath of Huntsville, Ala.; and a brother, James Moore of Nevada.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; daughter Flora Elizabeth Stern; and son James R. Bailey.
Memorial services are pending and will be scheduled at a later date. The body will be cremated.
Mrs. Bailey was a housewife and co-owner of Baymor Farm Market in Elkhart until her retirement.
Hartzler-Gutermuth-Inman Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at www.hartzlergutermuthinman.com.
Donations may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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