CW2 Richard "Rick" Wayne Bailey was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 11/07/2005 at the age of 55.4
New Smyrna Beach, FL
Flight Classes 71-39 and 71-37
Date of Birth 06/23/1950
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 18 CAC in 72-73
This information was provided by Barry Geller

More detail on this person: Richard Wayne Bailey, 55, died Monday, Nov. 7, 2005, at New Smyrna Beach, Fla.

Born in Greenville, S.C., he lived in Texas, North Carolina and Florida, where he was a helicopter pilot.

He was a Baptist.

He is survived by two children, David R. Bailey of Pearland, Texas, and Amy Lynn Bailey of Cary, N.C.; his parents, Clarence W. and Lillie Mae Barbare Bailey of New Smyrna Beach, Fla.; a sister, Juanita Nabors, of Irmo, S.C.; and a grandmother, Fannie Mae Bailey of Greenville, S.C.

Richard's parents will be staying with a sister, Thelma Mahaffey, on 123 Covington Road, Greenville, S.C.

Graveside services will be held Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at noon in the chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Visitation one hour prior to the service in Woodlawn Funeral Home, Greenville.

Published in The Greenville News on November 10, 2005

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