Dr Homer Bailey 1921-2016

Dr. Homer Virgil “Doc” Bailey, 95, of Flatwoods, KY passed away on Monday, June 06, 2016 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell, KY.

Dr. Bailey was born on February 4, 1921 in York, KY; a son of the late John W. and Sarah Moore Bailey.  He was also preceded in death by nine brothers and one sister.

Dr. Bailey was a WW II Army veteran and a member of Little Jewell Church of the Old Regular Baptist in Westwood, KY.

He was a graduate and received his Doctorate from Lincoln Chiropractic College in Indianapolis, IN.  He had his Chiropractic office in Flatwoods for thirty one and a half years. He was past president of Kentucky Association of Chiropractors.

He was a mason and past master with the Harrison Fullerton Masonic Lodge #937 in South Shore, KY.  He was a member of El Hasa Shrine Temple in Ashland, KY, and the Scottish Rites. He was also a federally certified welder.

Dr. Bailey is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Stella “Ted” Branham Bailey, and four sons: Mark Alan Bailey and Dean Scott Bailey, both of Flatwoods, KY, Kevin (Tammy) Bailey of St. Cloud, FL, and Jack Barton Bailey of Westwood, KY.

The funeral will be at 11 am on Friday, June 10, 2016 in Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods, KY with Elder Terry Bryant officiating.  Burial will follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery NE in Greenup County, KY.

The visitation will be from 6-9 pm Thursday, June 9, 2016 at the funeral home.  Condolences may be expressed at baileyfamilyfuneralhome.com.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to Little Jewell Church of the Old Regular Baptist Building Fund, 204 Kentucky Street Ashland, KY 41101.


#2 F. Louis Bailey,DC 2016-06-11 12:40
Dr HV was my uncle and delivered my first adjustment. Through that first adjustment I have carried the love of our profession to help others.

My fathers last brother has past and we all suffer a loss.
#1 Jenny McClanahan 2016-06-07 22:47
I will never forget our sweet "Doc" Bailey! My name is Virginia Menshouse McClanahan, and I am originally from Ashland, Ky. Stella (Ted) and the family are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless the Bailey family.

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