Michael “Bobby” Bailey, 62, was born on May 11, 1960 in Baton Rouge, La. A resident of Denham Springs, La, passed away peacefully on April 12, 2023.
A memorial visitation will be held at Seale Funeral Home in Denham
Springs, Sunday, April 16, at 1:00pm with Memorial Service immediately following at 3:00pm.
Bobby was a graduate of Denham Springs High School. He was a long time tool mechanic for TSR in Baton Rouge before his retirement. After retirement he began working part time building tools, along side the late Bonnie Selby & Trey Ourso, who became like family.
Bobby enjoyed spending his days working on things, fixing anything he could, and when he wasn’t working he loved spending time with family & fishing. Preferably spec fishing in Golden Meadow, where he and his late wife would spend their weekends.
Bobby is survived by his son, Aaron Bailey and his 4 daughters and their spouses: Christy & George Glass, Misty & Jeremy Forbes & Cassy & Anthony Smith. 11 Grandchildren: Clayton & Carley Glass, Kenley, Blane & Hadley Forbes, Emily Blocker, Joshua, Caleb & Paul Mayfield, Kayden & Kallie Smith and 1 Great Grandson, Owen Blocker.
And numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and close family friends.
Bobby is preceded in death by his wife, Frances “Fran” Bailey, his parents, Walter “Bill” Bailey & Elizabeth “Liz” Bailey & 2 brothers Tommy & Jimbo Bailey.
Bobby’s family would like to thank their families, friends and loved ones for their love, support and prayers.
They would also like to thank the nurses, aids & staff at St. Joesphs Carpenter House for their kindness and support during his time there.
Feel free to honor Bobby by wearing a Bass Pro shirt and/or blue Jean button up, as we know he would love to be remembered in that way.