John E Bailey, 75, of Louisville, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2022. John was a member of the American Legion. He enjoyed watching his Westerns on TV and especially was a John Wayne fan. John was a history buff and liked reading about different eras in history. He was a family man and was devoted to his wife, daughters, and granddaughter. John will be missed by all who knew him.
He was born on October 15, 1947 in Louisville, Kentucky to Leonard and Dewey Mae (Flener) Bailey. He is preceded in death by his Parents, Wife, Linda Bailey, Son In Law, Bill Taylor, Sisters, Margo Estes, Brenda Burress, and Patricia Jefferson, Brother, Larry Bailey.
John is survived by his Daughters, Jennifer Banta, and Carrie Bailey-Taylor, Granddaughter, Amelia Banta, Sisters, Violet (Larry) Clark, Bernice Adams, and Eddie (Tom) Newman. John also leaves behind to cherish his memory a host of Nieces, Nephews, Friends, and Extended Family.
Visitation will be from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Saturday, December 10, 2022 at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - Southwest Louisville Chapel, (10304 Dixie Hwy). His Funeral Service will be at 6:00 pm on Saturday, at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions - Southwest Louisville Chapel.