Bobby Bailey Sr.

Published 12:00 am Friday, October 29, 2010

GLOSTER — Services for Bobby Troy Bailey Sr., 71, of Gloster, who died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2010, at Natchez Regional Medical Center, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Gloster First Baptist Church.

Burial will follow at Woodlawn Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home in Bude.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Saturday at the church.

Mr. Bailey was born April 17, 1939, in Amite County, the son of Howard Bailey and Gola Lee Dunbar.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Leophus Bailey; one sister, Gloria Dean Thompson; and one brother, Howard Bailey Sr.

Survivors include a loving and devoted wife, Annie Lue Bailey; one devoted son, Bobby Bailey Jr. and wife, Tracey; six loving daughters, Brenda Handy and husband, Malcon, Catherine Bailey, Linda Young and husband, Gregory, JoAnn Cupil, Cassandra McClain and husband, Michael, and Tracy Bailey, all of Gloster; four sisters, Emma J. Weathersby and husband, Leo, of Gloster Annie M. Mallory and husband, Andrew, of California, Georgia Harris and Janice Harris, both of Baton Rouge; one brother, Johnnie Bailey and wife, Mattie, of New Orleans; one adopted brother, Larry Dunbar and wife, Angie, of Baton Rouge; 23 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.