Daisy Quiller Bakeman, 78, of Eupora, Miss., passed away on Saturday Oct. 26, 2013, at NMMC Long Term Care in Eupora.
Mrs. Bakeman was born on April 7, 1935, in Coffee Springs, Ala., to the late Cletus E. and Lossie Phillips Quiller. She worked as a Nurses’ Aide most of her working life. She was a member of Blessed Assurant Temple Church is Bartow.
Mrs. Bakeman was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Loretta Lynn Lowery; brothers, Rufus Quiller and Samuel Quiller; sisters, Ruby Quiller Parrish Blair, Gussie Quiller Ellenburg, and Louise Quiller Baine; and granddaughter, Haileigh Bakeman.
Mrs. Bakeman is survived by two sons, Billy Joe Simmons of Fruitland, Fla., and Doug Simmons of Alberville, Ala.; four daughters, Kathy Denley of Eupora, Miss., Sally Woods of Kilmichael, Miss,, Anna Coker of Cartersville, Ga., and April Gibson of Kilmichael, Miss.; two sisters, Marie Starling of Bartow, Fla., and Shirley Holton of Midville, Ga.; one brother Herbert Quiller of Lake Wales. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services for Mrs. Bakeman will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 30, 2013, at Kilmichael Baptist Church in Kilmichael, Miss., with Brother Terry Wills and Brother Gary Jackson officiating.
Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery in Kilmichael, Miss.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday Oct. 29, 2013, at Wise Funeral Home in Eupora, Miss.
Wise Funeral Home of Eupora, Miss is in charge of arrangements.