Services for Mr. Jack Bailey who passed away in Ormond Beach, FL on Saturday, September 15,2012, will be held Thursday, Sept. 20, at 2 PM from the chapel of Dansby Heritage Chapel. Visitation will be held Thursday, Sept. 20 from 12-2 PM at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Hepsabah Baptist Church Cemetery in Cleburne Co with military honors. Rev. Gene Burns will officiate the services.
Mr. Bailey, 89, a native of Calhoun County, AL died peacefully at home after a three year battle for life. He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine Johnson Bailey. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Army Air Corp and was an instructor of auto repair at Fort McClellan, where he received two letters of recognition. He was a child of God and is now at peace in his eternal home with God. He was a great father, provider and strong person. He will be missed by many family and friends.
He is survived by a son: Jackie R. Bailey (Polly) of White Plains, AL and daughter, Cynthia Bailey (Michael) Farrow of Daytona Beach, FL.; one grandson: Chris Blanks; two step granddaughters: Kelli Smith and Kimberly Farrow; 2 step great grandchildren: Jordan and Emiley; and one sister: Marie Branch (Dan) of Greenville, GA.
Pallbearers will be nephews: Ricky Branch, Howell Bailey, and Jason Brooks, grandson: Chris Blanks, special friend, George Garmon, and Dr. John Nelson.
Dansby Heritage Chapel is honored to serve the Bailey Family.