Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Baileys in:
 • Minden City Cemetery
 • Minden
 • Webster Parish
 • Louisiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
James Austin Bailey
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 16, 1907
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 3, 1974
Picayune
Pearl River County
Mississippi, USA

JAMES AUSTIN BAILEY

James Austin Bailey was born in Shongaloo, Lousiana. He was the son of John William Bailey and Alice Bell Wise. John and Alice are buried in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Shongaloo, Louisiana.

James met Auby Lucene Young and they were married in Webster Parish, Louisiana June 4, 1930. They were the parents of two sons, Bonnie James Bailey and David H. Bailey.

Bonnie James Bailey met and married Loretta Young and they had two daughters, Adrena Ann Bailey and Ronda Sue Bailey. Bonnie was killed in Arkansas in 1956.

David H. Bailey has two children, Carole Joanne Bailey and Robert Alan Bailey from his first marriage. David has one grand- daughter, Chelsea E. Gilbert Elgin.

David met Virginia Wilson in 1986 and they were married in 1987.

May 1974
James Austin Bailey 67, passed away at 2 p.m. Friday in Picayune, Mississippi. His funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Parkway Baptist Church, Minden, Louisiana.

Brother C. H. Land officiated at the service. Interment followed in the Minden City Cemetery, Minden, Louisiana.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Auby Lucene Bailey in 1969. They were married for thirty nine years before her death.

He is survived by his second wife, Grace Lee Poland Bailey. They had only married a short few years before his death.

James also, left behind one son, David Bailey; five brothers, Brooks Bailey, Sarepta, Jack Bailey, Dubach, Smith Bailey, Springhill, Howard Bailey, Shreveport, and Chester Bailey, Sarepta; two sisters, Myrtle Bailey and Irene Hough, Sarepta; four stepchildren, Peggy Monzingo, Joseph Miller, Virginia Miller, and T. J. Miller.

James was a farmer for a while before he went to work for The State Highway Department. He was employed with the State for twenty years before his retirement.

James was a great man and a member of Parkway Baptist Church, Minden, Louisiana.

Source: Minden Paper, May 5, 1974, Minden, Louisiana and personal knowledge from his son, David Bailey.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John William Bailey (1876 - 1945)
  Alice B Wise Bailey (1880 - 1926)
 
 Spouses:
  Gracie Lee Poland Bailey (1914 - 1997)
  Auby Lucine Young Bailey (1912 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Bonnie James Bailey (1932 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Chester Aubrey Bailey (1898 - 1988)*
  Walter Franklin Bailey (1900 - 1958)*
  Cecil Brooks Bailey (1903 - 1980)*
  John W Bailey (1905 - 1976)*
  James Austin Bailey (1907 - 1974)
  Irene Estelle Hough (1909 - 1997)*
  O J C Bailey (1911 - 1912)*
  Myrtle Louise Bailey (1912 - 1999)*
  Bennett Smith Bailey (1916 - 1994)*
  Howard B Bailey (1918 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Darling We Miss You
 
Burial:
Minden City Cemetery
Minden
Webster Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
Record added: Sep 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42187032
James Austin Bailey
Added by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
James Austin Bailey
Added by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
James Austin Bailey
Added by: Virginia Wilson Bailey
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- David & Virginia W. Bailey
 Added: Aug. 19, 2014
You are in our thoughts constantly.
- David & Virginia Bailey
 Added: Jul. 8, 2013
Love you Dad!
- Virginia & David Bailey
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013
There are 9 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service