Hosia Lee Bailey was born on August 12, 1950 to Hosie Cook and Maudell Ford, in Eldora, AR. He was educated in local school district and earned his diploma and vocational training through Job Corp.
Hosia worked several jobs throughout his life. He spent the majority of his career working for Stone Container as a plastic fabricator. In his spare time Hosia enjoyed wood working, training dogs and listening to his favorite blues artists.
Hosia passed away on April 30, 2020. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents, Garland and Daisy Ford and brother, Larry Ford.
Left to cherish Hosia's memory are his children, Hosia Bailey III and Terra (Leo) Meadows, Junction City, AR; two grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; siblings, Otis Cook, Kelvin Cook and Edward Ray Ford; aunt, Dora Ward, of Phoenix, AZ; uncles, Raymond Thompson, of Atlanta, GA and Ardis Thompson, of Saginaw, MI and a host of other relatives and friends.
No services have been planned for Mr Bailey at this time.
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