John R. Bailey Sr., 75, of Mingo Junction, OH, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014, in his home.
He was born December 8, 1939, in Mingo Junction, OH, a son of the late Raymond and Mary (Sabo) Bailey.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Donna M. (Mills) Bailey, on May 18, 2010.
John served his country in the U.S. Army. He worked for 30 years as a plant operator for International Mill Service, retiring in 2000.
Surviving are a son, John R. "JR" Bailey Jr. of Mingo Junction; two daughters, Terry (Kennith) Mullins Sr. of Mingo Junction, and Diane (Glen) Shaffer of New Philadelphia, OH; a sister, Mary Ann (Charles) Gribben of Wintersville, OH; one grandson; two step- grandchildren; and five stepgreat- grandchildren.
In following with John's wishes private graveside services will be held at Oakland Cemetery in Mingo Junction.
Offer condolences at www.heelerfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements were entrusted to Wheeler Funeral Home, 101 Longview Ave., Mingo Junction.