Thurman Bailey

August 21, 1941 ~ March 1, 2022 (age 80)


Thurman D. Bailey

Age 80, of Mineral City, passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2022. He was born August 21, 1941, on the family farm near Mineral City, a son of the late Thurman and Cora (Waldman) Bailey, and he was a life resident. Thurman was a 1959 graduate of Tusky Valley High School. He was retired from the Timken Company after 36 years of service where he was a Millwright. He attended Dover First Christian Church. He also was a farmer and enjoyed hunting with his coon dogs and rabbit dogs, but mostly he enjoyed being with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter and son-in-law, Guyla and Mike Ferguson. He is survived by his wife, Verla (Tomblin) Bailey with whom he would have celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on July 1st, a son, and daughter-in-law, Dwight and Brenda Sue Bailey, five granddaughters, Cheyenne (Erik) Vuchkovich, Tabatha (Shane) Tully, Tyonnie Justice, Shannone (Mitch) Koch, Tonya (Dustin) Dean, thirteen great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson, and two great-great-grandchildren on the way, one sister, Lora Mae Carrick, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Finefrock-Gordon Funeral Home in Magnolia with a Minister, Josh Robertson, officiating. Friends may call Friday, 6-8 p.m. Interment will be Saturday in Greenlawn Cemetery in Sandyville. Condolences may be sent to:


Gordon (330) 866-9425


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March 4, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Funeral Service
March 5, 2022

2:00 PM

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