- Last Updated on 07:50 AM 12/02/09
Mr. Lawrence Bailey Jr. of 1097 Riverdale Drive, South Boston died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 65.
Mr. Bailey was born Oct. 15, 1944 to the late Mr. Lawrence Bailey Sr. and Mrs. Helen Adkins Bailey. He was married to Mrs. Patricia Green Bailey and was a member of Banister Hill Baptist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was a well-known bricklayer.
Mr. Lawrence Bailey Jr. is survived by his wife, Mrs. Patricia G. Bailey of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Tonya Bailey Hilton of Philadelphia; four grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Barbara Ambrose, Ms. Dorothy Fuller and Mrs. Mary Frances Lee; one son-in-law, Mr. James Hilton Jr.; one brother-in-law, Mr. Charles Ambrose; one sister-in-law, Mrs. Mary Davis Bostick; a very devoted nephew, Mr. Kerry Green; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Lawrence Bailey Jr. will be held Friday, Dec. 4, at 1 p.m. at the Crawford House Chapel in Halifax with the Rev. Elder Frederick Betts officiating. Burial will follow in the Banister Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at his residence, 1097 Riverdale Drive, South Boston. Public viewing for family and friends will be Thursday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home, North Main Street, South Boston.
Funeral services are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, 2000 North Main Street, South Boston.