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Albert Delano Bailey

Albert Delano Bailey, 87, of Leesburg Fl., formerly of Paris Ky. died Wednesday, March 15, 2023 at Cornerstone Hospice of Tavares, Fl.
He was the son of the late Ambrose Bailey and Ida Mae Ockerman Bailey, In addition to his parents, he was preceeded in death by brothers Clyde Bailey, Richard T. Bailey, Pete Bailey, Ernest Bailey, David Bailey, sister Mildred Hedges, Sudie Morrell, Bruce Bailey, one grandson Dustine Cox and a daughter Jessica MaeAnn Bailey.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years Freeda Bailey, two daughters Sheryl Kim Shumate (Cliff), Daphne Dunaway, three grandaaughters Kaylyn Shumate, Stephne Cox and Vivian Roselee Bailey, one great granddaughter Cora Faye Croney.
He was a letter carrier for Paris Postal system for 30 years. He was very fond of his co workers. After his retirement, he started growing vegetables which let to joining Farmers Market in Lexington, Ky. and Paris, Ky. This he enjoyed to the fullest of enjoyment.
His hobbies were fishing, Nascar races and Kentucky basketball.
Our special thanks go the Hospice Center of Cornerstone Hospice of Tavares Fl., Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witness, who have taken care of us during the most difficult time of losing both Albert and Jessica with a four month period.

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