Millard W. "Mickey" Bailey, Jr., 80, went to be with our Lord Thursday, October 20, 2011 at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center, Jackson.
Visitation is 9:00am-11:00am Saturday, October 22, 2011 at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home in Jackson. Funeral services will follow at 11:00am in the funeral home chapel with interment in Lakewood South Cemetery.
He was a graduate of Forest Hill High School where he participated in football, basketball and baseball. He attended Hinds Community College, and served 4 years in the U.S. Air Force, including a tour of duty in Germany. He retired from Vickers, Inc. (Eaton Corp.) on March 1, 1991, with 34 years of service, and was a member of the Four Seasons Hunting Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Millard and Nellie Bailey, brother, Delton Bailey, and sisters, Melba Bush and Earnestine Smith.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Sarah Ann Bailey; son Mick and wife Dana; grandchildren, Mikayla Bailey, Logan Harrell and Bo Harrell (wife Amanda and son Hayden).
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Westview Baptist Church, 1910 McDowell Rd., Jackson, MS 39204.