Emily Fassett-Bailey was born on June 3, 1942 to the late Littleton and Mable
Fassett in Queenstown, MD. Emily, was the third oldest of eight. She peacefully
journeyed into eternity on Sunday June 13, 2021 at the University of Maryland
Hospital Medical Center, Chestertown Hospital, Chestertown MD.
Emily, graduated from Kennard High School in Centreville, Maryland in 1960.
After graduating from high school Emily, had a brief stay in Philadelphia, Pa.
before deciding to move to Washington, DC to study nursing at George
Washington’s school of nursing where Emily received a certificate to be a nurse’s
aide. Emily held several jobs in the health care field however, Emily decided to
changed career paths and retired from MCI phone service in 2001.
During Emily’s spare time she loved and enjoyed interior decorating. If any of you
have ever been to her home, it looked as though you stepped right into HGTV
magazine. Every room was immaculate, and nothing was out of place. Her
hobbies were cleaning (she was a perfectionist), and shopping (until she
Emily was raised in a God-fearing family, where her Christian education began
(at an early age) at Robinson AME Church. After moving to Washington, DC she
attended several churches and dedicated her life to Christ. Emily became a
faithful member of Spirit Elijah Kingdom Church, (under the profound leadership)
of Pastor’s James and Gweneth Holcomb, (Fort Washington, MD.), where she
was an: ordained deacon, adjutant to Paster James and Gwenith Holcomb,
charter member of SOEKC, intercessory prayer ministry member, and was
present and active in every Wednesday night bible study. Emily was truly a
faithful servant for 30 years until she became ill and was no longer able to serve.
Emily leaves to celebrate her victory three (4) siblings, Branda Fisher,
Grasonville MD, Richard White (Trudy) Philadelphia, PA, Toni Pulley Grasonville,
MD and Lillian Fassett, Washington, DC one uncle, Thomas Lockwood
Centerville, ten nieces and nephews Rosalind Marshall, Mabel Pinkett, Arnola
King, Vanessa Fisher, Michael Fassett Sr., Ronald Hawkins Jr., Simmone
Fassett and Littleton Fassett Jr. one best friend Virginia Lewis and a host of
relatives and friends.