DONALD GLENN BAILEY, 71 of Bent Tree, Jasper, Georgia passed away on October 24, 2023 at his home in Pickens County.
Don was born in Atlanta, Georgia at Crawford Long Hospital on June 27, 1952 to Edna Willoughby Banks and Wesley Marvin Bailey, Sr. Don attended Towers High School and graduated 1970. Don worked for Georgia Power for 43 years as a drafter and then as a GIS Technician. Don enjoyed riding motorcycles with his friends with the North Georgia Mountain Riders and Killer Creek Harley Clubs. While being a member of these groups Don was involved in The Buck Jones Toy Run Charity Ride and he supported The Boys Home in Cumming, Georgia. Don was also very supportive of Breast Cancer Awareness and raised money by participating in motorcycle rides for that benefitted that cause.
Don is survived by his wife of 46 years Carol Abernathy Bailey, son Dale Green (Rita), Grand Children, Corey Green (Kacey), Addison Green (Aurielle), three Great Grandchildren, Dekon, Cheyenne, and Canean Green. Don’s Sisters, Delores Golden (Max), Debbie Cunningham (Robert), and Brothers Marvin Bailey (Marie), and Dennis Bailey (Tammy) and many nieces and nephews.
Don is preceded in death by his Mother, Edna Willoughby Banks, Father, Wesley Marvin Bailey, Sr., and Sister Denise Sanders.
Visitation will be held November 12, 2023 from 10 a.m. to 12 PM at In Their Honor of Jasper Funerals and Cremations, located at 481 NOAH DRIVE, Jasper, Georgia 30143. A motorcycle procession will accompany him to Roswell Funeral Home, Mansell Road, Roswell, Georgia. Burial will follow at Green Lawn Cemetery, located at 950 Mansell Road, Roswell, Georgia at 2 p.m. Reverand J. Ellington will be officiating the service.
Don was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He always showed his love to his family and friends and will be sorely missed!
Don is doing……SIMPLY WONDERFUL…..