Robert Bennett Bailey

Provo, Utah

1921 - 2017


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1921 ~ 2017Robert Bennett Bailey (Bob) was born on December 14, 1921 in Salt Lake City to Gerwin Pratt and Bertha Elizabeth Bennett Bailey. He was raised in the Sugar House area and was the oldest of five children. Bob married Margaret Timmins Bailey, his wife of 69 years, on January 8, 1943....

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We love you Uncle Bob. You will be missed. Condolences to our cousins.

Bob Bailey Playing His Piano at Legacy Village 27 Dec 2016

I'm really sorry to see Bob leave us. He and I lived in the same LDS ward in Provo and he was an inspiration to all of us and, about music, to me, in particular. In fact, I visited him at Legacy Village the day before he died. Bob Jr. was there at the time and I asked Bob Sr. to play a song for me on his grand piano, which he did, and it had all the remarkable harmonies that he always got into songs. Then the three of us had a good visit. I'm including a photo I took of Bob playing his...