|Birth: ||Mar. 14, 1866|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 1937|
A.Z.BAILEY IS CALLED HOME EARLY TODAY
A.Z. Bailey, prominent local business leader, died this morning at his home, 608 Gordon Drive, following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday afternoon at four o'clock at Central Methodist Church and interment will follow in City Cemetery, McAfee and Young directing. Services will be conducted by Dr. Ira F. Hawkins, pastor of Central Methodist Church, of which the deceased had been an active member and steward for many years, assisted by Dr. M.E. Lazenby, presiding elder of the Decatur district.
Mr. Bailey is survived by his wife; two sons, Zeno and A.C. Bailey; three grandsons, Thomas Z. Jr, Brad Bibb and Allison Chappell Bailey.
In 1890, Mr. Bailey married Miss Cassie Cain of Madison, Ala and to this union two sons were born. Mrs. Bailey died in April, 1924.
In 1927 Mr. Bailey married Miss Falla Richardson who survives him.
Mr. Bailey was born in Ardmore, Ala, but removed to Decatur when 21 years of age and entered the retail grocery business shortly thereafter. He has remained actively in business here for half a century.
DECATUR DAILY - June 2, 1937
Cassie Cain Bailey (1865 - 1924)
Falla Richardson Bailey (1883 - 1967)*
Thomas Zeno Bailey (1893 - 1943)*
Allison Chappell Bailey (1902 - 1959)*
Decatur City Cemetery
Plot: Humes Addition/Section 15-Lot 1
Created by: Michelle Woodham
Record added: Mar 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35343295