Michael Lee Bailey

December 27, 1962 ~ February 7, 2019 (age 56)


Michael Lee Bailey of Eaton Rapids,

Passed away February 7, 2019 at the age of 56. Mike was born in Lansing, December 27, 1962, the son of Dick and Beverly (Rinehart) Bailey. He proudly served with the US Army and worked as a foreman at Rapids Tumbling for the past 11 years. Mike enjoyed fishing, racing, lending a helping hand to anyone in need and loved to spend time with his grandchildren. He also loved music and was able to go to the casino with his wife, Betsy, to enjoy a concert with Bob Segar.

Mike is survived by his wife, Betsy Bailey; daughters, Heather Olson of Lansing, Mindy Franks of Holt; grandchildren, Nathan Jr., Hadlei, Jewelz and Xavier; brother, Rick and (Pat) Bailey of Potterville; sisters, Shawn Bailey and Sebrina Matthew, both of MO; special aunt, Ruth Houghton of Eaton Rapids. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial services will be 1 pm Saturday February 16, 2019 at Calvary Grace Church, 915 Water St. Eaton Rapids, MI. Visitation will take place one hour prior to the service. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the family. Arrangements were entrusted to the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel in Eaton Rapids. Please visit our website to place online condolences or to sign the guest register,

Memorial Visitation

Calvary Grace Baptist Church
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    Eaton Rapids, Michigan 48827

Memorial Service

Calvary Grace Baptist Church
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  • 915 Water Street
    Eaton Rapids, MI 48827

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