James Edward “Jimmy” Bailey, 65, of Doe Creek Road, Pembroke, departed this life Wednesday, January 8, 2014 while cutting wood, a job and place enjoyed. Born in Giles County on August 27, 1948, he was a son of the late James and Ella Sarver Bailey. Jimmy was a carpenter by trade and enjoyed the outdoors, wood gathering, hunting and fishing.
He leaves to cherish his memory his beloved lifelong companion and friend Debbie R. Williams of the home; his son James Bailey Vines and his life partner Larry Vines of Christiansburg; his daughters and sons-in-law Susan and Doug Hosey of Riner and Nikki and Matt Buckner of Christiansburg; his brother and sister-in-law Ted and Linda Bailey of Pembroke; his sisters and brothers-in-law Carol Bailey of Shawsville, Juanita “Ree” Cumbee of Pembroke, Linda and “June Bug” Collins of Newport, Carolyn Bailey of Pembroke, Edna and Henderson Price of Newport, Patty and Elmer Collins of Pembroke, Sandra Bailey of Christiansburg; his special nephews Joe Bailey , Dewayne Cumbee, Stevie Collins, Boo Collins; his grandchildren Jonathan Caldwell, Kayla Shaver, Storm Buckner, Dezaray Buckner; his step grandchildren Savannah and Allison Hosey;; his special friends Chris and Jerri Heath; and his numerous and beloved nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2:00 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in the Clover Hollow Cemetery at Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12 until 2 pm before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.