More detail on this person: ROBERTA - Funeral
services for David R. Bailey, 56, of Roberta, will
be held on Wednesday at 4 P.M. at Crawford
County Board of Education Auditorium. Burial will
follow in Roberta City Cemetery with full military
rites. Mr. Bailey died at his home Sunday
afternoon, February 1, 2004 after a long battle
with cancer. After eleven years in public
education, he had recently retired because of his
illness. He was the Mayor of Roberta, serving his
third term. David was a helicopter pilot and gave
twenty years of service in the United States Army
stationed in Vietnam (twice), Korea and Germany.
He was an active member of the Lizella United
Methodist Church. David was preceded in death by
his parents, H.E. and Dollie Bailey.
Survivors include his wife, Pat McAfee Bailey of Roberta; daughters, Jenni and Katy Bailey; brothers, Charles (Jamie) Bailey and Bill (Ethel) Miller and brother-in-law, the Rev. Mike (Mildred) McAfee.
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