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DAYTON, OHIO - William C. Bailey, Age 93, died at 1:45 p.m. Friday, July 26, 1968 in Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton Ohio. He was born in Clay County, Kentucky on August 25, 1924, a son of Harrison and Sadie Ponder Bailey. He was educated in that area and married Elizabeth Byrd in Pittsburg, Ky in October 1897. Mr. and Mrs. Bailey enjoyed 67 years of happily married life before her death in 1965.

Mr. Bailey leaves four daughters, Mrs. Ida Lakes of Plant City, FL; Mrs. Ellen Gabbard of Villa Grove, IL; Mrs. Ethel Burke of Dayton, OH and Mrs. Edna Meyer of Dunlap, OH, six sons: Elbert Bailey of Hamilton, OH; Boyd Bailey of Dayton, OH; Albert Bailey of Leesburg, FL; Robert Bailey of Dayton, OH and Stanley Bailey of Florida; Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday in the Charles C. Young Funeral Home on Hamilton-Cleves Road in Venice, OH. With the Rev. J. B. Holloway minister of Visitation of the First Baptist Church of Hamilton, Ohio, officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 7 until 9 p.m. at the Funeral Home. Burial will be at Hickory Flats Cemetery.