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Obituary: Sanford Bailey, 66, Adair Co., KY native

Mr. Bailey was a native of Adair Co., KY. He was a retired factory worker and a farmer

Sanford Bailey, age 66 years of 6426 New Columbia Road Campbellsville, KY, formerly of Columbia, Ky. passed away Wednesday, March 17, 2010, at his home after several weeks illness.

The funeral service: Saturday, March 20, 2010 at 11amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Herbert Janes Clergy officiating. Burial will be in the Tarters Chapel Cemetery, 4350 Milltown RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Friday, March 19, 2010, at the funeral home.

Sanford Bailey, Adair Co., KY, native (1943-2010)

Sanford Bailey was born May 18, 1943 in Columbia, Adair Co., KY. He was the son of the late Granville and Estelle Young Bailey. He died Wednesday, March 17, 2010, in Campbellsville, Taylor Co, KY, at the age of 66 years, 9 months, and 27 days.

Survived by his wife, Retter Janes Bailey of Campbellsville, KY, and the following:
  • Three sons: Terry Bailey and wife Tina of Greensburg, KY; Travis Bailey and wife Peggy of Jamestown, KY; and Wade Bailey of Greensburg, KY

  • One brother: Bradford Bailey of Columbia, KY

  • Three sisters: Kathreen Branham of Columbia, KY; Elvia Stinson of Chicago, IL; Doris Burton of Columbia, KY

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Sanford was a retired factory worker from Clark Casual in Greensburg, KY and Cox Interior in Campbellsville, KY and was a farmer.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a donation to Hospice of Central Kentucky PO Box 4134 Campbellsville, KY 42718 or may be left at the funeral home.

Send a condolence to the family of Sanford BaileyStotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeal Home in charge of arrangements.

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Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
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