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Melvin Bailey

Melvin Bailey

Melvin Bailey II,  73, of Lancaster, passed away Wednesday January 23, 2019 in Lexington . Born August 31, 1945 in Harlan, Kentucky, he was a son of the late Melvin & Nancy Caudill Bailey. Melvin had been a employee of Moss Wholesale , was an Army veteran and loved to fish.

Melvin was also preceded in death by his wife, Linda, a son, Melvin “Blue” Bailey III, four brothers, John, David, Mitchell & Utah Bailey, as well as two sisters, Mary Ann Hall & Sally Hadley.

Surviving Melvin are 2 grandchildren, Jayla Bailey & Lucas Moberly, one great grandchild, August Walker, two brothers, Harrison Bailey of Hazard, Jerry Bailey of Leslie County, as well as two sisters, Sue Breasette of Virginia & Betty McCord of Vicco, Ky., and his best friend Buddy Grimes.

Services for Mr. Bailey will be 8 PM Monday, January 28, 2019 at Ramsey-Young Funeral Home by Rev. Daryl Hodge. His visitation will be from 6—8 PM Monday at the funeral home. Honorary bearers are Buddy Grimes, Josh Gaffney, Scott Sowder, Dwayne May, J.K. Simpson, Bill Correll, Ron Stevens, Ann Wolfzorn, Joan Robinson, Martina Sowder & Nerva Hicks. Friends and family may leave condolences on his tribute page at www.ramsey-young.com

 

8 Condolences

  • Gary & Paula Hatfield Posted January 24, 2019 1:35 pm

    So sorry for your loss. Melvin was a great person, he will be missed. He loved the children at the daycare.

  • Aunt Tiffy Posted January 24, 2019 3:46 pm

    Prayers for you JayBug. I love you so much. You are such a strong, courageous, beautiful young woman who has encountered a lot of loss these past few years. Your papaw sure did love you and I know he was so thankful for how well you took care of him in his last days. I feel confident that he is now at rest for all eternity. I am here for you always!

  • Lisa Lamb Posted January 24, 2019 5:45 pm

    So sorry for the loss of a good man, he is finally reunited with his family

  • Caie Dulin Posted January 24, 2019 11:25 pm

    My thoughts and prayers are with the Bailey family at Bug’s passing. I wish you peace and comfort.

  • Kelly Monday Bell Posted January 26, 2019 12:10 am

    With deepest sympathy..

  • St William Church Posted January 26, 2019 11:26 pm

    We will be remembering our good neighbor and his family at Mass.

  • Brenda Johnson Posted January 27, 2019 2:05 am

    I’m sorry for your loss

  • Greg and Dana Hensley Posted January 28, 2019 1:57 pm

    So sorry to hear of Melvin’s passing. Prayers for family.

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