Laurietta Mae (Laurie) Bailey passed away peacefully on March 16, 2017, of organ failure.
Laurie was born Laurietta Mae Norris on May 1, 1947, in Marion, Indiana. After high school, she lived in Summitville, Indiana, where she raised her family of a son and two daughters. In 1985 she moved to Hollywood, California, to pursue her dreams. There, she met Glenn Bailey, and they married in 1990. They have resided in Manhattan Beach, California, for more than 20 years.
Laurie is survived by her husband; her children Kelly Moore, Joseph Retherford and Sherry Drinan; and her grandchildren, Audrey Birkla, Maggie, Katie, Owen and Maxwell Drinan and Jesse Retherford.
Laurie's funeral will be held at noon April 3 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Hollywood Hills, 6300 Forest Lawn Drive, Los Angeles, California. Also, a memorial gathering will be held on April 22, 2017 at 3 pm at 814 E. 1450N, Summitville, Indiana.
Laurie's unbounded love for everyone will be missed by all. Aloha, my darling. Rest peacefully in the arms of the Lord.
Published on March 25, 2017