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Donald Ray Bailey, 72

Passed Away: 01/30/2013

Mr. Donald Ray Bailey, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.

He is survived by his wife of fifty-four years, JoAnn Pruitt Bailey, Buford, GA; children, Ward and Melinda Bailey, Buford, GA and Sabrina Bailey Doyle and Rick Stoner, Monroe, GA; grandchildren, Heather Doyle, Winder, GA, Nathan Bailey, Buford, GA and Austin Adams, Buford, GA; sisters and brothers in law, Gail and Earl Hedden, Buford, GA and Deborah and Lonnie Hardy, Flowery Branch, GA; brothers and sisters in law, Roger and Clara Mae Bailey, Buford, GA, Walter and Laura Bailey, Buford, GA and Kenneth and Debbie Bailey, Buford, GA; sister in law, JoAnn Bailey Tatum and husband Cleo Tatum, Buford, GA; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mr. Bailey was born August 29, 1940 in Sugar Hill, GA. He received his education at Buford School System and was owner of Bailey’s Automotive in Buford, GA. He was a member of Buford Church of God. (Since JoAnn Bailey has a hearing problem, she requests that people write notes for her to read later).

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Copeland officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Flanigan Funeral Home to help with the expenses in memory of Donald Ray Bailey.

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Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.
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