NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest Monday, September 7, 2009 Mr. Benjamin "Bo" Everett Bailey, Jr., 55, husband of the late Phyllis Bailey. Mr. Bailey was a native of Heidelberg, Germany but lived in the Augusta area for the last 48 years. He was a graduate of the Academy of Richmond and attended Catawba Valley Tech majoring in landscape architecture. Mr. Bailey worked at a number of local golf courses. Bo also worked for General Electric throughout the world as a nuclear reactor inspector. He still enjoyed hunting, fishing and golf despite loosing mobility from a spinal cord injury. He was a member of the Disabled Hunters of America Association. Family members include his step-daughter: Frances Page; step-sons: Carl Fabian, Donald Fabian; 5 step-grandchildren; sisters: Sandra Bailey, Barbara Sonnier, Brother: Carl (Susan) Bailey and 8 nieces and nephews. Mr. Bailey was preceded in death by his parents: Ben and Frances Bailey. A Memorial service will be held Friday, September 11, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son. Memorials may be made to the Disabled Hunters of America, BADF Disabled Services, 10540 Daystar Drive, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405. The family will receive friends Thursday Evening, September 10, 2009 from 6:00 until 8:00 at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. A guestbook may be signed on our site www.thomaspoteet.com .
The Augusta Chronicle-September 9, 2009