Billy Gene Bailey

Billy Gene Bailey

Feb. 1929 ~ Dec. 2020 

Billy Gene Bailey 

Feb. 1929 ~ Dec. 2020 

Billy was born in Hinton, Oklahoma to Leonard and Sylvia Bailey. He passed away at  the age of 91 and is now home with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Bill was a devot ed Husband, loving Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. He was a loyal friend to  many and had a true servants heart. He joined the US Coast Guard at a young age and  devoted over 30 years commanding ships and ending his military career as a “Ship  Master”. He spent an additional 15 years in the Caribbean supplying military cargo for  the Merchant Marines. Bill had many adventures over his Military career and fondly told  captivating stories to his friends and family.  

He is survived by his daughter Linda Bailey, Dianne Dahlstrom and Marlene (Dave)  Gonsalves; five Grandchildren, and eleven Great-Grandchildren. He was preceded in  death by his first wife Shirley Bailey (1988) and Mary Bailey (2015), as well as three siblings Laura, Mamie and MayDee.  

Bill was loved by all who knew him and he will be deeply missed. Fair winds and following seas Captain Bailey.  

Due to the current circumstances, services will be privately held.

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