Feb. 1929 ~ Dec. 2020 _x000D_
Billy Gene Bailey
Feb. 1929 ~ Dec. 2020
Billy was born in Hinton, Oklahoma to Leonard and Sylvia Bailey. He passed away at the age of 91 and is now home with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Bill was a devot ed Husband, loving Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. He was a loyal friend to many and had a true servants heart. He joined the US Coast Guard at a young age and devoted over 30 years commanding ships and ending his military career as a “Ship Master”. He spent an additional 15 years in the Caribbean supplying military cargo for the Merchant Marines. Bill had many adventures over his Military career and fondly told captivating stories to his friends and family.
He is survived by his daughter Linda Bailey, Dianne Dahlstrom and Marlene (Dave) Gonsalves; five Grandchildren, and eleven Great-Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife Shirley Bailey (1988) and Mary Bailey (2015), as well as three siblings Laura, Mamie and MayDee.
Bill was loved by all who knew him and he will be deeply missed. Fair winds and following seas Captain Bailey.
Due to the current circumstances, services will be privately held.