Betty Clark Palmer Bailey, age 84 of Calhoun, passed away Saturday, February 28, 2009 after a battle with cancer. A Graveside Memorial Service will be held at 2:00PM, Wednesday, March 4, 2009 at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Jim Moore officiating. Mrs. Bailey was preceded in death by Husband: William Satterfield Bailey in 1988, Parents: Lt. Colonel Clark Howell Palmer and Eva Ruth Sutton, Sisters: Jayne Palmer Cown, Josephine Palmer Strickland and Brother: James Kent Palmer. Mrs. Bailey was born in Dundee, Florida. Her family moved to Gwinnett County in the early thirties and she graduated from Grayson High School. Mrs. Bailey is survived by Son and Daughter-in-law: William P. & Stella Bailey, Calhoun, Daughter: Melissa Anne Bailey, Lilburn, Special Niece: Melanie Ferguson, Loganville, Grandsons: William Douglas and Leigh Bailey, Perry, Charles Palmer Bailey, Macon, two Great Granddaughters, Sisters and Brothers-in-law: Billie Palmer & Dan Causey, Anne Palmer and Everett Moore, Sister: Norma Pearl Palmer, Brother and Sister-in-law: Howell Scarborough and Robbie Palmer, several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grayson UMC Preschool Scholarship Fund 555 Grayson Pkwy., Grayson, GA 30017. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. Please sign online guest registry at