Originally created 05/07/00

Mr. Cecil Bailey



WRIGHTSVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Cecil Bailey, 93, died Friday, May 5, 2000, at Columbia Fairview Park Hospital, Dublin.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Brown Memorial Baptist Church with the Revs. Raburn Horton and Inman Jerrald officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery.

Mr. Bailey, a native of Wheeler County, had retired as a farmer and a bus driver. He was a member of Pleasant Plains Baptist Church, where he was a deacon.

Survivors include his wife, Josephine Williams Bailey; four sons, Brooks Bailey, Hawkinsville, Verne Bailey, Dublin, Claude Bailey, Hazlehurst, and William Bailey, McRae; a sister, Helen Akins, Vidalia; and 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be his grandsons.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Plains Baptist Church.

Friends may call at the residence of Verne Bailey, 103 Bobwhite Drive, Dublin.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at Richard & Joyce Stanley Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle May 6, 2000