Mrs. Shirley Williams Bailey, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009. She was predeceased by: father, James L. Williams and step father, Floyd Tatum. She is survived by: husband of 39 years, Kenneth L. Bailey, Buford, GA; mother, Mrs. Lorene B. Tatum, Buford, GA; sister and brother-in-law, Laverne and Buddy Roebuck, Buford, GA; brothers and sisters-in-law, Rick and Maryann Williams, Rossville, GA, Harry and Sharon Williams, Cleveland, TN, Johnny and Shelley Tatum, Cumming, GA, Harold and Pat Tatum, Minnelota, FL, and Joe and Frances Tatum, Hazlehurst, GA; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Roger and Clara Mae Bailey, Buford, GA, Walter and Laura Bailey, Buford, GA, and Donald and Joann Bailey, Buford, GA; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Gail and Earl Hedden, Buford, GA, Deborah and Lonnie Hardy, Flowery Branch, GA, and Joann and Cleo Tatum, Buford, GA; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; special cousins, Arlene Llanes and Connie Reece; and two half sisters and half brothers. Mrs. Bailey was born May 15, 1947 in Nashville, TN. She was a 1965 graduate of North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, GA. She had worked for American Mutual Liability Insurance Company in Atlanta, GA, X-Ray of Georgia in Norcross, GA, Think Resources in Norcross, GA and she was presently employed with Angelica Corp. as a collection analyst in Alpharetta, GA. Shirley sang with her family as a singing group for many years. She was an active member of Buford Church of God where she was a member of the Buford Church of God Choir, the Ensemble Group, and a member of the Betty Cain Sunday School Class. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Buford Church of God with Rev. R. Edward Davenport and Rev. Terry Reece officiating. Interment will follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133,