Mary Louise Bailey Shular

Published 4:56 pm Thursday, August 18, 2022

Mary Louise Bailey Shular, age (87) of LaGrange, Georgia, passed away on Wed. Aug. 17, 2022. 

She was born on Aug. 14, 1935  in LaGrange, Georgia. She was the preschool caretaker at Highland Baptist Church for many years.

She is preceded in death by her father, William Copeland Bailey; mother, Mary Will Johnston Hadley and her father that raised her, Raymond E. Hadley.

Survivors include her son, Scott Shular; daughter, Mishelle Rutledge (Glen) and Jacqueline Meloche (Dave); sister Judy Neighbors (James); her grandchildren, Jeremy Rutledge, Jayden Rutledge, Jordyn Rutledge, Joshua Rutledge, Brandi Higginbotham (Lee), Tori Shelton (Trey), Sarah Hadley Shular, and Will Shular; her great-grandchildren, Laighton Higginbotham, Bryson Higginbotham, and Caroline Shelton is on the way; her special friend, Sandra Ross; her extended family and friends.

The family will hold a celebration of life at a later date.

The details of the service will be posted on, once finalized.

Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter-Allen-Myhand, 706-884-7117