Bobby Joe Bailey

August 3, 1938 ~ December 22, 2021 (age 83)


Bobby Joe Bailey, age 83, of Jones Creek Road, West Liberty, KY passed away Wednesday, December 22,2021 in the St. Claire Medical Center, Morehead, KY after a brief illness. He was born August 03,1938 in Caney,KY to John Bailey and Lula Jones Bailey. He was a member of the Index Community Church, Index, KY. He was the owner of Bailey’s Grocery Store, Index,KY.

Surviving are his wife, Joyce Williams Bailey, two sons, Steven & Andrea Bailey, Bobby & Linda Bailey, step-daughter, Rebecca Collins Beard and Mark Beard. One brother, Jim Bailey. Eight grandchildren: Steven Curtis Bailey, Nikki Bailey, Daniel Bailey, Bobby Joe Bailey, Catherine Beard, Caleb Beard, Matthew Beard, Daniel Beard. Two great-grandchildren, Lana Ferguson and Carson Ferguson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Lula Jones Bailey, five sisters, Ailene Fugate, Golden Scism, Ruby Craft, Judy Hendren, Dorothy McLaughlin. Five brothers, Bill Bailey, Drexel Stacy, Wheeler Bailey, Bishop Bailey, Charles Bailey.

Funeral services will be 1:00pm,Tuesday,December 28,2021 in Index Community Church with Rev. Mike Frisby and Rev. Karl Elam officiating. Burial in the Pelfrey Cemetery, Rt.172, West Liberty, KY. Visitation will be 6:pm, Monday at Index Community Church, Index, KY.

Pallbearers: Steven Curtis Bailey, Steven Bailey, Bobby Lee Bailey, Glenn Hance, Bobby Joe Bailey, Donnie Pack, James Fultz.

In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to: Index Community Church, Index, KY.

Herald & Stewart & Halsey Funeral Home, West Liberty, KY in care of the arrangements of Bobby Joe Bailey.

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December 27, 2021

6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Index Community Church
1749 W. Main St.
West Liberty, KY 41472

Funeral Service
December 28, 2021

1:00 PM
Index Community Church
1749 W. Main St.
West Liberty, KY 41472

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