Bobby Dale Bailey, son of the late W.T. Bailey and Mary Lavitta Bailey, was born Sept. 19, 1937, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Aug. 3, 2012, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center, Poplar Bluff, Mo., at the age of 74 years.
He was married to Doris Lovelace who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Gary Bailey, and one step-son, Kevin Ashabranner.
Survivors include three sons, Tony Bailey of Springdale, Ark., Robert Wayne Bailey of Arcadia, Fla., and Darren Bailey of Monticello, Ark..; three daughters, Mary Bailey of Covington, Ga., Sherry Bailey of Hartford, Mich., and Melissa Jackson of Tontitown, Ark.; one step-daughter, Darlene Chailland; one step-son, Jeff Ashabranner; one brother, Charles Bailey of Kennett and four sisters, Nancy Wilkins of Kennett, Mary Louise Henson of Venus, Fla., Kathy Hunter of Senath, Mo., and Edna Ruth Accord of Manila, Ark.
He is also survived by 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren along with many other friends and relatives.
Graveside services were held, today, Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at 3:30 p.m., at Senath Cemetery, Senath, Mo., with Rev. Troy Alley officiating.
Burial was in Senath Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jon Anderson, David Wilkins, Roy Nichols, Darren Bailey, Ryan Anderson, and Dennis Chailland.
McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath was in charge of the arrangements.