Juanita Wooten, 71, of Warsaw, died at 11:15 p.m. Sunday, July 4, 2021, at her home.
Born on June 2, 1950, in LaPorte, she was a daughter of the late Wintford and Leona (Lee) Bailey. Growing up in South Whitley, she completed her schooling at Warsaw High School.
On June 2, 1992, she married Calvin Wooten. They made their home in Marion. He survives.
A full-time homemaker, she was a mother of six children.
Enjoying bright and colorful clothing and accessories, she liked to shop and finish the day with dinner out at an area restaurant. She looked forward to the holidays and appropriately ended on one. A fan of horror movies, Halloween was one of her favorite holidays. Throughout her life, she enjoyed singing and listening to old country songs. In her senior years, she became good at drawing, coloring, and playing BINGO.
Surviving are her children: Darvin Webb of Wabash; Melissa (Eric) Blocher of Columbia City; Kevin (Letty) Webb of Columbia City; Bobbie Jean Tevis of Connersville; Kimberly (Joel) Delgado of Texas; 14 grandchildren; siblings, Jane (Charlie) Boring, William (Becky) Bailey, Elam Bailey all of Warsaw; Marlene Bailey of Pierceton; and Matthew Bailey of California.
Additionally, she was preceded in death by a daughter Ronda R. Webb and a brother Joey Bailey.
The funeral service is 3 p.m. Saturday at Smith & Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City. Burial is at the Stough Cemetery. Visitation is 1 p.m. until the service Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorials are for her grave monument c/o Smith & Sons.