CLINTON — Bailie Ann Bryant, 18, of Clinton, passed away at 12:49 a.m. Sunday (April 9, 2017) near Mason City.
She was born Feb. 23, 1999 in Peoria, to Robert and Michelle Lewis Bryant.
Bailie is survived by her mother, Michelle (James) McClure, Clinton; father, Bob (Dawn) Bryant, Canton; brothers, Dalton Bryant, Clinton, and Zachary Hart, Canton; sisters, Jessi Hart, Canton, and Moriah Harmon, Ipava; six nieces and nephews; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Also surviving are grandparents, Velva and Tim Fletcher, Mark and Terri Lewis, Dale Bryant, Pam McClure, Carolyn Steward, Ross and Dianne Logan, and several great-grandparents.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Becky Bryant, and several great-grandparents.
Bailie recently graduated from Clinton Christian Academy - Assembly of God in December 2016. She was currently employed by Subway in Clinton, where she was a sandwich artist. She enjoyed her work and spending time with her friends, listening to music and dancing. In her free time, she liked motorcycle rides with her dad and brother. She especially enjoyed baby-sitting and spending time with kids as well as playing with animals. Her goal was to become a veterinarian and to work with animals. She was looking forward to registering for veterinary school in the near future.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Hurley Funeral Home, Havana. Her funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Pastor Nick Blacklidge will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana.
Memorial contributions may be made to Humane Society of Central Illinois or Wish Bone Canine Rescue, Bloomington.
Memorial messages may be left for the family at www.hurleyfh.com.