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Gary D. Bailey

Mr. Gary D. Bailey, age 74, of Jonesborough, passed away to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.
Mr. Bailey retired from Gordon’s/Thomasville Furniture, after 31 years of employment, he was also a retired member of the Washington County Sheriff’s Department where he worked in Support Services.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred & Marie Bailey, and a brother, Kyle Bailey.
Survivors include his wife, Joann Chase, of the home; son, Todd Bailey (April); daughter, Rachel Bailey Dunbar (Lee); four grandchildren, Bailey Dunbar Chase (Tony), Seth Bailey (Keri), Reagan Dunbar and Tanner Bailey; great-grandchild, Hadley Bailey; brother, Allen Bailey (Carolyn); sister, Linda McKee (Terry); sister-in-law, Velma Bailey; several nephews and nieces and best friend, Harold Garland.
He was a life-long member of Liberty Freewill Baptist Church where he served as a member of the trustee board.
Mr. Bailey was a United States Army Veteran. He enjoying fishing, hunting, and farming, as well as spending time with his grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Friday, January 26, 2018 at Liberty Freewill Baptist Church with Brandon Broyles and Pastor John Buchanan officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00-4:00 & 5:00-7:00 pm Friday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted 11:00 am Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Liberty Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Seth Bailey, Lee Dunbar, Jeff Bailey, Weston Brown, Russell Saults and Logan Clark. Honorary pallbearers will be Randy Bailey, Eddie Bailey, Carl Duncan, Mike Hope, Jimmy Hope, Virgil Tarlton and Booie Saults.

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The Weavers
We are so very sorry for your loss. We pray that “the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will guard your hearts and your mental powers by means of Christ Jesus” as you deal with the intense grief that comes with losing your loved one. (Phillipians 4:6, 7) The Bible assures us that God “is near to those that are broken at heart; and those who are crushed in spirit he saves.” (Psalm 34:18) We look forward with you to the time when we will be able to welcome our loved ones back! (John 5:28, 29)
Zsa Thompson
You will be missed brother. You taught me so much as a young officer and gave me so many laughs. You fought the good fight buddy and now you’re free.
David and Donna Britt
Our prayers go out to Rachael and the Bailey family at this time of loss.
Yett Richard F
Barbara and I are so sorry to hear about Gary. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and his family.
Bill Vance
I was shocked and saddened to hear of Gary's passing. I wish I were able to be with you to celebrate his life. Know that my prayers are with you and the whole family during this time. May the Holy Spirit sustain you in this time of sorrow and the days ahead.
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i am sorry for your loss. may GOD Bless and keep you safe. gary m. wooods