Leona Mae Francois Bailey, age 72, transitioned to be with the Lord surrounded by her loving family on Friday, August 28, 2020 at Ochsner Kenner Hospital. She was a native and resident of Edgard, LA.
Daughter of the late George E. Francois, Sr. and Dorothy P. Francois, Daughter-In-Law of the late John Bailey, Sr. and Rose Barre. Wife of Steven Bailey, Sr., Mother of Anginell A. Bailey-Hird (Daniel), Steven Bailey, Jr., and Adopted Daughter/Sister, Moyna F. Numa (Larry), Sister of Francester Francois, George, Jr. (Annie), Nathaniel, Charles, Sr. (Cynthia), Reginald (Linda), the late Herman Sr. (Debbie – living), the late Bobby J., the late Roland, Sr., (Denise-living). Sister-In-Law of Terry Bailey (Julia), Clarence (Barbara), Ted (Jackie), Stewart Issac, Lynette Bailey, Linda Toney(Larry-deceased), Caffey(Melvin) Lewis, Leslie(Jerry) Washington, the Late Zelda Bailey-Townsend (Danny-living), the late John Bailey, Jr., and the late Randy Isaac. She is also survived by her 3 loving Granddaughters, Lea’Na M. Bailey, Nya N. Gibson, and Da’Ja A. Hird, 2 Great Grandchildren, Taj D. and Logan M. Cressie, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
There will be a public walk-through viewing on Thursday, September 3, 2020 from 7:00 pm to 8:30pm at Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Highway, Gramercy, LA 70052.
Relatives and Friends of the Family, Second Ward Class of 1966, priest and parishioners of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church and all neighboring Churches are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2349 Highway 18 (River Road), Edgard, LA on Friday, September 4, 2020 at 10:00am. Rosary will begin at 9:45am. Father Robustiano Morgia, Celebrant. Interment to follow at St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Edgard, LA. Final care entrusted to Treasures of Life Funeral Services, 315 E. Airline Highway, Gramercy, LA 70052.
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