Gus Franklin Bailey, Jr.
  • 81 years old
  • Date of birth: Oct 8, 1930
  • Date of passing: Mar 4, 2012
Let the memory of Gus be with us forever

Gus Franklin Bailey, Jr., 81, a longtime resident of Granville County, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2012 at his home.

A native of Granville County, the son of the late Gus Franklin and Blanche Cash Bailey.  He was a member of Olive Grove Baptist Church and was retired from Bailey Enterprises.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, March 7, 2012 in the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor by Rev. Lenny Rogers.  Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens.

Surviving are a daughter, Sherry Bailey McGhee (Greg), three sons, Ronnie S. Bailey, Donnie F. Bailey(Eloise), Gary S. Bailey, all of Creedmoor, a sister, Joyce B. Bradsher (Fred) of Creedmoor, a brother, Tommy Bailey (Jean) of Butner, three grandchildren, Zachary McGhee, Ryan McGhee and Austin Bailey.  He was preceded in death by his wife Betty Hix Bailey.

Visitation will be held from 7:00 – 8:30 PM, Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and other times at the home of Gary S. Bailey.

Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor assisting the Bailey Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Sandra Cheek Scott on 1st April 2012

"Tommy & family so sorry to hear about Gus. Wegrew up together so many years ago. Gus was always so funny and a very kind person. Thinking of all of you."

This tribute was added by Tony Howell on 13th March 2012

I just heard about your Dad. I wish I could have been at the services. I hope your family is well and we will keep all of you in our prayers.
Tony Howell"

This tribute was added by Tony Howell on 13th March 2012

  I am sorry to hear about your Papa. I know you will miss him. I will keep you in my prayers.


This tribute was added by Pete Keeton on 13th March 2012

"Donnie sorry about the lost of your father, pass my condolence on to Eloise, Austin and your brothers and sister also

Deepest Sympathy
Pete Keeton, Tony Howell father in law and Marc's Grand Dad."

This tribute was added by Betty Duke George on 8th March 2012

"We are so sorry for your loss.  We did not find out about this until yesterday or we would have been there.  Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time."

This tribute was added by Marie Quimby on 7th March 2012

"Sherry, Donnie, Ronnie, Gary, Joyce  and Family
Please accept our deepest sympathies on the loss of your father and brother.  We did not find out until today, otherwise we would have been there.  Daddy sends his condolences also.  Everyone is in our thoughts and prayers."

This tribute was added by John Dry on 6th March 2012

"Ronnie, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.  John & Patti Dry"

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