Rev. James D. Bailey has died. He was a retired elder and the father of Rev. Dave Bailey, pastor of Tabernacle and Forest UMCs in the Southwest District.
The arrangements are as follows:
Rev. Bailey was ordained an elder in 1954. During his ministry he served Maben Circuit; Jasper West; Anniston/Eulation; Sheffield Highlands; Gardendale; Cahaba Heights; Bessemer First; and Latham UMCs and as the Decatur District Superintendent. He retired in 1992.
Please remember his wife Marion, son Dave and family in your prayers.