On December 31, 2003 BERNICECOUNTESS beloved mother of Hester D. Bailey; also survived by two granddaughters and four grandsons. Mrs. Countess will rest at the JOSEPH L. RUSS FUNERAL HOME, 2222-26 W. North Avenue on Monday from 3 to 8 p.m. The family will receive friends at Mt. Zion U.M.C., Wabash and Liberty Heights Avenues, on Tuesday from 10:30 to 11 a.m. when funeral service will begin. Interment Mt. Zion Cemetery.