Eleanor "Midge" Baily Davis

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“Sally, I didn't find out about Midge's passing, until yesterday, when I went to Rockville. These condolences are late but heartfelt. My memories of...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Cindy Seabrook

“Just learning of this sad news about Midge. Many fun memories cheering together and just hanging out everyday. She was so sweet and considerate and...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: Tiny "Boyer" Connelly

“I am so so sorry to hear about the passing of Midge my deepest condolences to the family ”
3 of 27 | Posted by: Rosie - Wadmalaw, SC - Friend

“I am so so sorry to hear about the passing of Midge my deepest condolences to the family ”
4 of 27 | Posted by: Rosie - Wadmalaw, SC - Friend

“Dink and Patsy, sorry to read of Midge's passing. She fought a hard battle. We know she will be missed by all who knew and loved her. ”
5 of 27 | Posted by: Roger & Della Morris - CHARLESTON, SC

“Midge , one of the best, will miss that beautiful face and smile, always having kind words for everyone, you cared for many now is time for you to...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Charlie Walker

“We are sorry for the loss of such a special loved one. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Neely/Nick and Marie Thompson ”
7 of 27 | Posted by: Marie Thompson - Wadmalaw Island, SC

“Best wishes to you in your journey, dear Midge. Memories of our growing up Rockville adventures will long be treasured. Much love to Sally, Buddy,...Read More »
8 of 27 | Posted by: Anne Trott - Charleston, SC

“May her love ones be comforted knowing she was loved by all who new her and she will be missed by all. ”
9 of 27 | Posted by: Brian and Bruce Rawl

“Grandmomma,We miss you so much, you're one of a kind and you're the most sweetest women ever!!! You're the most amazing mother, grandmother and...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: Allison Roberts - Round-o, SC

“We are deeply sorry for your loss. Our hearts go out to the family. ”
11 of 27 | Posted by: John & Edna Copeman

“We all will miss you very much Grandmomma, and I'm glad that your not in pain anymore or suffering.. I love you so much!!! ”
12 of 27 | Posted by: Jodie Early - Wadmalaw island, SC

“Rest in Peace sweet friend. You will be forever in my heart. Heartfelt sympathy to Jimmy, Mathew, Sally, Dink, Patsy and Charlie. Another Angel to...Read More »
13 of 27 | Posted by: Vickie Bryan Glover

“To the family, Joe and I are very saddened to hear about Midge. We think of you all often, and pray God will give you strength and comfort. ”
14 of 27 | Posted by: Joe&Pam Flood

“Our dear little MIDGE is resting with the LORD now. She was often embarrassed by my pranks but only in a loving way. She will be missed by all of us...Read More »
15 of 27 | Posted by: John R. Hope

“I´m heartbroken about Midge´s death. Growing up across the street from her and her family, we had many Rockville pranks and escapades. I know...Read More »
16 of 27 | Posted by: M. Elaine Proctor

“So sorry to hear of Midge´s passing. She was my sister´s best friend but was also part of our family. She was such a bright light and willing to...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Marybeth Lauder Brennan

“I loved member of the Rockville gang will surely be missed. ”
18 of 27 | Posted by: Jack Fowler

“So very sorry for your loss. Midge was a very dear person, who always had a bright smile and a warm hello. She will be missed. ”
19 of 27 | Posted by: Jean Townsend

“Midge always had a smile on her face!! She loved the world and everyone in it. Ashley and I are so sorry of her passing but she will always be in...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Dianna Cave - Yonges Island, SC

“Midge was always so happy and spread her delightful personally with many at SIYC. Husband was her first cousin who he and I adored. May you rest in...Read More »
21 of 27 | Posted by: Dianna & Ashley Cave - SC

“Always a smile and always a pleasure to be around. Many fond memories of my youth involve the Baily family and time spent with them in Rockville. God...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Lee Cave - Mount Pleasant, SC

“I was so sorry to hear of dear my cousin Midge's passing, she was such a treasure. We had some wonderful and often times hilarious adventures as kids...Read More »
23 of 27 | Posted by: Mitzi Meares - Sewell, NJ

“There was only one Midge. There will never be another. Cute, clever, and always full of fun. Caring, thoughtful, and fiercely loyal, she was a...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: Bill Fowler

“Sally,Dink,and family,We are so sorry to learn of Midge's passing. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.Irene & Rick ”
25 of 27 | Posted by: Irene Ackerman - Edisto island, SC

“She's a true Southern Belle. #NeverForgotten ”
26 of 27 | Posted by: Jerry Fillingame Jr - GA

“Mom, we love you and you will be for ever missed ”
27 of 27 | Posted by: Matt Roberts - Wadmalaw island, SC


Eleanor "Midge" Bailey Davis, 68, of Wadmalaw Island, SC, wife of James Miley Davis Jr., entered into eternal rest on Sunday, January 31, 2021. Due to COVID 19 the family will have a celebration of life at a later date. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway, Charleston, SC 29414.

Midge graduated from the Medical University as a Dental Assistant and worked for Lowcountry Dental Associates on Johns Island. She was a member of Rockville Presbyterian Church and the Sea Island Yacht Club in Rockville. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.

Eleanor was born March 26, 1952 in Charleston, SC, she was a daughter of the late Alonzo Francis Bailey and Eleanor Butler Bailey.

She is survived by her son, Francis Matthew Roberts (Louise); her sister, Sarah "Sally" Whaley; her brothers, Alonzo "Dink" F Bailey Jr. (Patsy) and Hardee "Buddy" Seabrook Bailey; her grandchildren, Parish E. Roberts, Jodie Early and Allison Bailey Roberts and her great-grandchild, Kaleigh Perritte; her stepdaughter, Jennifer Ann Davis.

Memorial donations may be made to Rockville Presbyterian Church, 2479 Sea Island Yacht Club Rd, Wadmalaw Island, SC 29487.