Edward J. Bailey Sr. Obituary
Contributed by Sharon Coleman Hall
WELLSVILLE – Edward J. Bailey Sr., 50, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2002.
He was born Aug. 11, 1952, in East Liverpool, a son of Olive Smith Bailey of Wellsville and the late Arlan Bailey. He had previously been self-employed in a black topping business and was Protestant by faith.
Besides his mother, he is survived by two sons, Edward J. Bailey Fr. And Arlan Bailey, both of East Liverpool; three daughters, Tammy Digman and Mandy Digman, both of Salem, and Angel Tice of East Liverpool; nine grandchildren; two brothers, David A. Bailey and John Bailey, both of East Liverpool and two sisters, Darlene Wellington of Wellsville and Penny Dailey of Akron.
Friends will be received Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Newell Chapel of the Nixon Funeral Home, where services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Spring Hill Cemetery in Wellsville.
Family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Edward Bailey Sr. Funeral Fund in care of Nixon Funeral Home, 614 Washington St., Newell, WV 26050