Floyd R. Bailey

July 7, 1922January 15, 2013

Germantown Hills – Floyd R. Bailey, 90, of Germantown Hills, IL formerly of Bartonville, IL passed away at his residence on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. He was born July 7, 1922 in Reagan, TN to John and Annie Finley Bailey. He married Helen Droke on December 31, 1943 in Corinth, MS.

Surviving is his son Floyd “Sonny” (Nancy) Bailey, Jr. of Morton, IL, daughter Regina “Jeannie” (Marvin) Johnson of Germantown Hills, IL, four grandchildren: Tina Leitner, Dawn Bailey, Jeff Johnson, and Jennifer Williams, eleven great grandchildren: Allen, Marissa, Levi, Elyana, Christina, Samantha, Peyton, Parker, Dylan, Maya, and Brooklyn, one great-great grandson Everitt, three sisters: Lucille Hart of Reagan, TN, Axie Harris of Scotts Hill, TN, and La Verne Goodrich of Adrian, MO, and several nieces and nephews. Floyd was preceded in death by his parents, wife, four brothers, and one sister.

Floyd was a veteran of the United States Army serving during WWII. He retired from Caterpillar Tractor Co., as a truck driver, in 1982 after 31 years. Floyd attended Germantown Hills Baptist Church.

Services will be held in Scotts Hill, TN at the Pafford Scotts Hill Funeral Home. Interment will be in Sardis Cemetery in Sardis, TN. Memorials may be made to the Germantown Hills Baptist Church.


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Richard Lovel

January 22, 2013

My thoughts and prayers go out to you all.

Lisa Dowdell

January 19, 2013

Our thoughts and prayers with you all. Pa was a great man! The Dowdell's

Rylee Dowdell

January 19, 2013

Love you Pa, you are in my thoughts and prayers you were and always will be a great man

Debbie Lathrop

January 17, 2013

Tina, I'm so sorry for the loss of your Grandpa. I'll be praying for you and your family.

January 17, 2013

May the Lord be with you at this time. Floyd and Helen sure were good friends of ours. Love Marie Morris

Gary Ergle

January 17, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you all.

Marla Dowdell

January 16, 2013

You are all in my thought and prayers. Pa was and will always be very special to Syd Ry and me. GOD BLESS.

January 16, 2013

our prayers are with you and your family at this time. Mr and Mrs Bob Perkins

Paul Lovel

January 16, 2013

Our love and prayers go out to you all. God's grace has brought them together again. They are both sitting by the hands of God, looking out for you all. I cannot remember a time when he was not there and I will sincerely miss him as will anyone whoever knew him. His love for his family and friends will be forever remembered. God bless you and be with you all.

kay creasy huddleston

January 16, 2013

You are all in our thoughts & prayers at this difficult time. A lot of happy memories with your mom;dad;& my mom. & dad. Prayers & loving thoughts: