Eugenia Ann 'Susie' Bailey

Eugenia Ann “Susie” Bailey, 78, a Clarksdale resident who was a retired bookkeeper at John Montgomery CPA in Tunica, as well as with Holmes and Howell CPA in Clarksdale and the Walter Thompson Law Office, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at the Northwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center in Clarksdale. 

Susie was a member of Oakhurst Baptist Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who enjoyed reading, cooking and watching sports. 

Survivors include her husband of 38 years, Lee Bailey of Clarksdale; one daughter, Suzanne Davis (Scott) of Tupelo; three grandchildren, Taylor Perkins, Cassie Perkins and Joseph Davis; and four great-grandchildren, Conner, Colton, Cameron and Harper.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Ruth Sullivan Carithers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Tunica Humane Society.

Visitation will be held Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, from 9 to 10 a.m. at Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home chapel with burial in the Oakwood Cemetery in Tunica. 

Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. 


Clarksdale High School will be hosting a jamboree at Coahoma Community College Thursday night... READ MORE


Frances "Fani" Townsend Atkinson, 93, of Magnolia formerly of Raymond and Drew, went to Heaven... READ MORE