Phyllis M Bailey,
Age 87 a lifelong resident of Elmira was called home on Friday, October 19, 2018. Phyllis was the daughter of the late Warren W and Nettie Kurtz Stevens. She is survived by her son and daughter-in –law, David and Joan Bailey of Elmira; granddaughters, Rachel(Jared)Urda of Midloathian, VA, Hope Bailey(Jesse Boback)of Altoona,PA, Theresa(Kyle)Eggleston of Gaithersburg, MD; great granddaughter, Lila Urda; and nieces and nephews. Phyllis was predeceased by her husband, William H Bailey; sisters, Jennie Rockwell, Gertrude Simon and brother, Warren C Stevens. Phyllis worked as an Insurance Agent for many years with Newland and Associates and Coseo Agency. She was a member of Lake St Presbyterian Church for 77 years. Phyllis was an avid reader and a knitter. She doted on her granddaughters and their accomplishments and was "Grandma" to all of their friends who would come and go over the years. Thank you to all who continued to keep in touch over the years despite her diminished sight and hearing. You were her true Friends. FAMILY & FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE BAKER FAMILY FUNERAL HOME 640 W. GRAY STREET ELMIRA, ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27TH 2018 FROM 2:00PM-4:00PM WITH FUNERAL SERVICES FOLLOWING CALLING HOURS AT 4:00PM. LAY PASTOR PRISCILLA ANDREWS OFFICIATING. INTERMENT WILL BE HELD AT THE CONVENIENCE OF HER FAMILY IN WOODLAWN CEMETERY, ELMIRA. Memorial donations in her honor may be sent to The Food Bank of The Southern Tier 388 Upper Oakwood Ave Elmira, NY 14903. www.bakerfamilyfuneralhome.com
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