March 6, 1974 - February 5, 2022
But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run, and not be weary, and they shall walk and not faint. Isaiah 40:31 Velma Jean Bailey, age 47 was born March 6, 1974 in Robeson County to Franklin and Thelma Davis, she was called home Saturday, February 5, 2022 at Angel House Hospice in Whiteville, NC. She attended Chrysolite AME Church where she was a member of the Usher Board and choir. She attended the public schools of Robeson County and graduated in 2002. After graduation, she enlisted in the United States Navy. In the Navy she enjoyed traveling on the ship and viewing different states. She married the love of her life, Melvin Baily and became the proud parents of two children. Velma was a loving mother, wife, Nana, daughter and sister who was kind, caring, outgoing, athletic, loved to dance and she had the most beautiful smile you would want to see. She loved her family and enjoyed spending quality time with them. Preceding her in death, her son, Melvin Bailey, Jr., grandparents; Marie Smith, Johnny Smith and Archie Smith She leaves to cherish her sweet memories to her husband, Melvin Baily, two sons; Michael Bailey and Shomori Davis, parents; Franklin and Thelma Davis, two grandsons; Rashad and Khalil, three sisters; Elizabeth Smith, Delma Smith and Priscilla Davis, one brother, Frank Smith, a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and many friends. Professional Services entrusted to - Colvin Funeral Home, Lumberton, NC.
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