GREENVILLE - Julius J. "J.J." Bey, 76, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on March 11, 2013. at 10:09 a.m. at Wayne HealthCare.
He was born Sept. 20, 1936, in Darke County, Ohio, the son of the late Louis V. and Ruth E. (Mangen) Bey.
He served in the United States Army and worked for 40 years at Beauty Systems Group.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his sons and daughters in law, Chris Bey of Piqua, Ohio, Aaron and Pam Bey of Greenville, and Brad & Amanda Bey of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and 13 grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 235 W. Third St., Greenville, Ohio, with Rev. Fr. John White Celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Valbert Cemetery, Versailles, Ohio. Veterans graveside services will be conducted by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard.
Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. Prayers will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to St. Mary's Catholic Church.Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com