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Mary Belle Bailey Hartley, 92, widow of James R. "Goat" Hartley, died Thursday, June 1, 2017, at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. Born in Woodford County, she was the daughter of the late William Henry "Bill" and Mary Jane Griffith Bailey. She retired from Texas Instrument after 34 years and was a member of the Troy Presbyterian Church. Survivors include two sons, James R. (Nellie Jo) Hartley Jr. and Ulis Dave (Nancy) Hartley, both of Versailles; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. Five siblings, George Bailey, Nellie Weber, Minnie Flora, Margaret Turner, and Christine Howard, are deceased. Services were conducted Monday, June 5, at Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home by the Rev. Carl Jones. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Casket bearers were Glen Hartley, Ben Garffie, Matthew Hartley, Ben Hartley, Kaleb Hartley and Gary Baugh. Honorary bearers were Barry Hartley, Kelly Hartley, Sara Hartley, Kristin Garffie, Kaitlin Hartley, Crystal Baugh and Linda Higgins. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the Woodford County Senior Citizens or the Woodford Food Pantry.

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