Juanita Bailey

August 17, 1931January 4, 2021

Juanita Bailey, age 89, of Arnold, MO passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021. Juanita was born August 17, 1931 in Granite City, IL to the late Georgia Bone (nee Bruce) and Willard Bone.

Juanita was the loving wife of 63 years to the late Lloyd Bailey. She was the beloved mother of Rebecca (John) Melton and Lynnette (Kevin) Joyce. Juanita was the dear sister of Willard Bone and the late James Bone, Darlene Posey, Bill Bone, Charles Bone, Jack Bone and Clifford Bone. She was the loving Grandma Bailey to her grandchildren Beth Downs, Andrea (Todd) Medley, Abigail (Dave) Baker, Ryan Joyce and great grandchildren, Nicholas Downs, Emily Downs, Camden Medley, Jaden Medley and Alexander Krull.

Juanita in her early life worked in a dress factory. After getting married and having children she was happily a homemaker. Later for a few years she worked in a doctor’s office. For over 60 years she has been a member of Fellowship of Praise Church (formally Gospel Assembly Church).

A graveside service for Juanita will be held Thursday, January 7, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Shepherd Hills Cemetery, 1925 Old HWY M, Barnhart, MO 63052.

Out of respect for the family and the safety of anyone attending the graveside service, everyone is asked to wear a mask and maintain social distancing.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Bailey family.


  • Willard Bone, Father (deceased)
  • Georgia Bone (nee Bruce), Mother (deceased)
  • Lloyd Bailey, Husband (deceased)
  • Rebecca (John) Melton, Daughter
  • Lynnette (Kevin) Joyce, Daughter
  • James Bone, Brother (deceased)
  • Darlene Posey, Sister (deceased)
  • Willard Bone, Brother
  • Bill Bone, Brother (deceased)
  • Charles Bone, Brother (deceased)
  • Jack Bone, Brother (deceased)
  • Clifford Bone, Brother (deceased)
  • Beth Downs, Grandchild
  • Andrea (Todd) Medley, Grandchild
  • Abigail (Dave) Baker, Grandchild
  • Ryan Joyce, Grandchild
  • Nicholas Downs, Great Grandchild
  • Emily Downs, Great Grandchild
  • Camden Medley, Great Grandchild
  • Jaden Medley, Great Grandchild
  • Alexander Krull, Great Grandchild


  • Graveside Service

    Thursday, January 7, 2021


Juanita Bailey

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