Linda Gay (Muncy) Bailey

July 24, 1945 ~ February 6, 2024 (age 78) 78 Years Old

Linda Bailey Obituary

Linda Gay Bailey, 78 of Statesville NC, formerly of Iaeger, WV, departed this life on Tuesday, February 6, 2024 surrounded by Family and friends at Wake Forest University Medical Center, in Winston Salem NC.

She was born July 24, 1945 at Avondale WV, to the late Theodore R Muncy and Goldie White Muncy.  In addition to her parents Linda was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Rickrode, and a brother, Bobby Muncy.

Linda was a good-hearted Christian who loved spending time with her friends and family and working in her yard and flowers. Linda also enjoyed spending time with her dogs, Benji and Bojangles.

She is survived by her loving husband Tommy and her son Bradley (Brandi) Goff, sons Edward (Jamie) Bailey, David, (Phinix) Bailey, special daughter Brenda (Bill) Turnmier grandsons Mason Goff, Hunter Bailey, and granddaughter Hope Bailey, special grandson Zachary Turnmier, her sister Wooline Lester and nieces Stephanie and Jill.

Linda was a dedicated teacher, having worked for the McDowell County Board of education and the students of McDowell County for over 50 years. Linda held a master’s degree in education and spent her last working years in Special Education

Her family invites her friends in North Carolina to join them in a celebration of her life at the Troutman Funeral Home from 3:00 to 5:00 pm on Saturday, February 10, 2024. Her committal service will take place on Sunday, February 18, 2024 in the mausoleum at Rose Lawn cemetery, Princeton WV, at 2:00pm with the Rev Daniel Dean officiating. Members of Linda's family and friends will carry her to her resting place.

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February 10, 2024

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166


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