Elaine Tripp Bailey

Published 12:16 am Friday, July 2, 2010

Elaine Tripp Bailey, 50, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 30, 2010.

Beloved wife of the late Samuel David Bailey; daughter of Edward L. Tripp, Sr. and Catherine McCloskey Tripp; mother of Rachel E. Tripp, Patrick J. Murphy and Andrew J. Murphy; sister of Edward Tripp, Jr. and David M. Tripp; and grandmother of Morghan Williams, Gavin Weigand, William Murphy, Olivia Murphy and Maysie Murphy. Elaine was an Algiers native and a resident of Carriere, Miss. for the past 3 years.

She was a Banquet Waitress for the Westin Hotel. She worked for Gourmet Butcher Block and Logan #2 Quick Stop in Carriere. She was also an active participant at Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church, school, and charities.

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Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at Mothe Funeral Home, 1300 Vallette Street, Algiers, La. on Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 11 a.m. Visitation at the funeral home on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 11a.m. Interment will be in McDonoghville Cemetery, Gretna, La.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help defray funeral expenses. Family and friends may view and sign the online guestbook at www.nola.com/obits. Funeral information: 504-366-4343