Carol Dian Bailey, 60, of Newport died Sunday, September 24, 2006 in the loving care of her family at home. Born in Wayne Co., Ohio on August 3, 1946, she was a daughter of the late Lemuel Bachert and Helen Hinkle Bachert. She was also preceded in death by her husband Bobby Gene Bailey, and her son Bobby Shawn Bailey.
She is survived by her beloved companion Chapman H. Bailey; eight sons Shane Bailey of Ohio, Greg Bailey of Narrows, Tommy Bailey of Beckley, Ronnie Bailey of Huntington, WV, Aric Bailey of West Virginia, Justin Bailey of Bristol, TN, Beau Bailey of Newport, Joshua Bailey of Tennessee; eight daughters Angie Bailey of Ohio, Kathy Holliday of Wallace, WV, Crystal McCain of Ohio, Teresa Myers of Newport, Becky Collins of Riner, Alisha Cecil of Princeton, WV, Amber Bailey of Hoges Chapel, Miranda Shrader of Newport; a sister Mabel Repp of Lebanon, Ohio; and 23 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with burial following on the Bailey Property at Newport. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 PM.