JEFFERSON - Marie Ann Bailey, 68, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
A native of Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of the late Henry John and Olivia Kramer. She was retired as a dietician with the New Hanover County North Carolina Board of Education and was a member of Academy Baptist Church in Jefferson. Mrs. Bailey was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Spero Bailey.
Survivors include a daughter, Nicole Bailey Wilkes, Jefferson; sons, Ken Bailey, Jr., Scott Bailey, and Joe Bailey, all of Wilmington, N.C.; sisters, Sandra Tarr and Barbara Brown, both of Raleigh, N.C.; brothers, John O. Kramer, Baltimore, Md., Rick Kramer, Wilmington, N.C., and Mike Kramer, Baltimore, Md.; grandchildren, Taylor Wilkes, Bailey Wilkes, Isabella Bailey, Christian Dean Bailey, Brennon Bailey and Noah Bailey; and a number of other relatives.
Memorial services will be Friday, May 17, at Academy Baptist Church at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Eric Shelton officiating. The family will receive friends at the church before the service and after the service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Heart Association, 1720 Epps Bridge Pkwy., Suite 108-383, Athens, GA 30606.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com