Melvin Edward Bailey Jr., 86, of Remington, passed away on March 30, 2021, at Novant Health UVA Culpeper Medical Center.
He was born in Sperryville on April 10, 1934, to the late Melvin E. Bailey, Sr. and Nina Dwyer Bailey.
Mr. Bailey retired from Suburban Propane after 40 years of service and attended Mt. Holly Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Eloise M. Bailey; two sons, Rocky Bailey of Jeffersonton and Kevin Bailey of Remington; four siblings, Viola Medina, Kansas and Morris Lee Bailey of Sumerduck, Waverly Jefferson Bailey of Front Royal and Shirley Swan of Spotsylvania, and his grandchildren, Ryan Bailey, Roxanna Denise Stein, Joshua W. Bailey, Jeremy Bailey, Branden Bailey, Blake Bailey and Ayla Denise Stein.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 8, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 9, at the Remington Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Holly Baptist Church
, 6172 Sumerduck Road, Remington, Va. 22734.
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com