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Bailey, Murl E.
Murl E. Bailey, 72, of Abingdon, died at 9:15 pm Thursday, October 13, 2011 at the Roseville Rehabilitation and Health Care in Roseville.

He was born on November 11, 1938 in Ellisville, the son of Oliver and Mabel (Stecker) Bailey. He married Joan Boydstun.
Surviving are two sons, Travis (and Nicole) Bailey of Norfolk, Virginia and Trenton John TJ Bailey of Abingdon; one daughter, Tabitha Rice of Abingdon; 4 grandchildren; two brothers, Warren Sie Bailey of Galesburg and Elmer Leek Bailey of Wilmington; three sisters, Naomi Sissy Tedrow of Fairfield, Iowa, Patsy Dilts of Ellisville and Vera Blue Eyes Williamson of Monmouth.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and two brothers.
Mike served in the Army and Air Force during the Vietnam War. He had lived in Abingdon most of his adult life. He worked at the Admiral Factory in Galesburg for 24 years and later at
National Seal Company in Galesburg for 10 years.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Monday, October 17, 2011 at the Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel. Cremation will be accorded following the visitation. Private burial with military rites will be held at a future date at the Abingdon Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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