LANCASTER – Mr. Charlie Robert Bailey Jr., 84, passed away Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at Lancaster Health and Rehab.
He was born June 17, 1936, the son of the late Charlie Robert Bailey Sr. and Eula Mae Duncan Bailey, and was the husband of the late Isabella "Belle" Harper Bailey for over 60 years. He was very civic minded and involved in the community, served on various boards including Rotary and Economic Development. He was an avid supporter of Charleston Southern University and a member of Liberty Hill Presbyterian Church.
Mr. Bailey is survived by two daughters, Jan Paul (John) and Barbie Outlaw (Robbie); four grandchildren, Megan Rao Paul, Lizzie Outlaw, Bella Paul and Harrison Outlaw; and special friends, Jerry Williams and Jimmy and Lynne Jones.
Mr. Bailey was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Lydia Tweed.
The celebration of life graveside service for Mr. Bailey will be private. The register book is available to sign at Burgess Funeral Home between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Wednesday July 22, and Thursday July 23.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Belle and Charlie Bailey Scholarship Fund, Charleston Southern University, 9200 University Blvd., Charleston, SC 29406; or to Liberty Hill Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 170, Liberty Hill, SC 29074.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at www.burgessfunerals.com.
Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory, 1800 Charlotte Hwy., Lancaster is caring for the family of Mr. Charlie Bailey.