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Ernest Lee Bailey

Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Death 4 Oct 2009 (aged 73)
Jackson, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Oakley, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 43980435 · View Source
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Ernest Lee Bailey, 73, of Learned, Mississippi, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 4, 2009, in Jackson. Visitation will be 4-7pm Wednesday, October 7, 2009, at Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram. Memorial services will be 11am Thursday, October 8, 2009, at Hinds Independent Methodist Church in Raymond.

He was born October 27, 1935 to the late Cloyd E. Bailey and Bertha Bailey. Ernest lived his youngest years in Raymond, MS. His family moved to Arizona for awhile, where he met and married Janell Stansberry. They were blessed with 3 sons. Ernest was employed by John Deere in Bolton, MS and is best known to all in the community for his mechanic abilities and his saw mill.

Ernest was preceded in death by his father, Cloyd.

He is survived by his mother, Bertha, of Learned, MS; sister, Jean Rottman of Carlsbad, California; brother, Bobbie (Margrete) of Learned, MS; sons, Jimmy of Phoenix, AZ, Eddie (Rita) of Amery, WI, and Danny (Shawna) of Christoval, TX; grandchildren, Dale (Becky), Kate (Randy), David, Branda and Devon; and great granddaughters, Adalin & Greta Rose.

The family wishes to thank all who were an important part of his life; and the love, care and support received during this time.

Published in the Clarion Ledger on 10/6/2009





  • Created by: Ann Berry McNair
  • Added: 5 Nov 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 43980435
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest Lee Bailey (27 Oct 1935–4 Oct 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 43980435, citing Hinds Independent Methodist Church Cemetery, Oakley, Hinds County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Ann Berry McNair (contributor 47146355) .