Donald L. Bailey|
Donald L. Bailey, 84, went to be with the Lord October 29, 2013.
Born in Portsmouth, Ohio. A retired Tech. Sgt. with the U.S. Air Force, a veteran of both the Korean Conflict and Vietnam war. Don's second career was a driver's license examiner for the Ohio State Highway Patrol where he also retired. He was a long-time member of the Northwest Avenue Church. Preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Sarah Louise; he is survived by his wife, JoAnn; daughters, Brenda (Tom) Sargent and Cyndi (Chris) Carson; grandsons, Jason (Jennifer), Aaron (Lisa) and Andy (Natalie) Sargent, Corey (Rachel) Linke and Justin Carson; great-grandsons, Henry Linke and Xavier Carson.
Services will be held 11 a.m. MONDAY at the Billow FALLS Chapel, 1907 23rd St. Private inurnment with military honors at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home SUNDAY, from 2 to 4 p.m. and one hour prior to the service Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Northwest Ave. Church, 737 Northwest Ave., Tallmadge, Ohio 44278. To share a Memory, Send a Condolence, or Light a Candle, visit the Tribute Wall at www.billowfuneralhomes.com
Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Nov. 1, 2013