GASTONIA - Michael Richard Bailey, 62, of Gastonia passed away March 4, 2011, at Peak Resources.
A native of Gaston County, he was the son of the late Bufford and Ruby Carey Bailey.
He is survived by his son, Todd Bailey of Stanley; and brother, Jim Bailey and wife, Caroline of Stanley; nephews, John Bailey and J.P. Wilder; and nieces, Catherine Roberts and Amelia Hartsell.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Johnny Bailey; and sister, Susan Bailey.
A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Hillcrest Gardens with the Rev. Caroll Flack officiating. The family will receive friends after the service at the home of Jim and Caroline Bailey.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church of Dallas, 301 W. Main St., Dallas, NC 28034
Condolences may be made online at www.carothersfuneralhomestanley.com.
Carothers Funeral Home, Stanley is serving the Bailey family.