Robert "Wayne" Bailey

Robert "Wayne" Bailey

Robert "Wayne" Bailey, age 64, died Sunday, May 22, 2011 at his home.

He was native of Muncie, IN and the son of the late Melton O. and Hannah Mae Summers Bailey. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Melton H. Bailey and a sister, Melba Wilhoite.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Friday, at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. Tom Cloninger will officiate and burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery.

Mr. Bailey is survived by his wife, Mary Frances "Fran" Buckels Bailey; two sons, Douglas W. (Tonya) Bailey of Murfreesboro, Derek G. Bailey of Muncie, IN; daughter, Sheila (Corey) Kraft of Bismarck, ND; three brothers, James L. (Edwina) Bailey of Murfreesboro, Dewey C. (Janice) Bailey of Westminster, CO, George M. "Joe" (Billie) Bailey of Murfreesboro; sisters, Christine (Ray) Jarrell of Ocala, FL, Betty (Herb) Smith of Yorktown, IN, Joyce (Bill) Colvin of Connersville, IN, Lois (Bill) Schlagel of Yorktown, IN and Cindy Taylor of Sherwood, AR; three grandchildren, Alexis and Amber Kraft, Hannah Mae Bailey, and a brother-in-law, Jerry Wilhoite of Muncie, IN.

Mr. Bailey was a veteran of the Vietnam War, and retired fleet manager for the Lehigh Safety Shoe Company.

Family and friends will serve as Pallbearers.

Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Woodfin Memorial Chapel, (615) 893-5151.


Funeral Home

Woodfin Funeral Chapel
1488 LASCASSAS PIKE Murfreesboro, TN 37130
(615) 893-5151

Published in The Daily News Journal on May 25, 2011