Gary Lynn Bailey

October 24, 1955 ~ July 20, 2023 (age 67) 67 Years Old
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Gary Bailey Obituary

Gary Lynn Bailey, 67, of Alton, passed away July 20, 2023 at his residence. He was born October 24, 1955 to Donald and LaVerne (Gerdt) Bailey.  He married Tina Tindall May 23, 2021 in Fidelity and she survives.

Also surviving are his children, Kaye Bailey of Grafton, Ross (Lisa) Bailey of Godfrey, Josh (Tanya) Bailey of Carrollton, and Danny (Sabrina) Bailey of White Hall, a step- son, James Wren of Wood River, grandchildren, Gaige, Tyler, Jocelyn, Makayla, Christopher “CJ”, Asher, Kenzie, Nicolas, Jaxon and Lincoln, great-grandchildren, Kendall, Ryan, and Oliver, and brothers, Clinton (Kathy) Bailey, Rob Bailey, and Jeff Eveland.

He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother Ronald Dean and his first wife Chris Bailey.

Gary attended Greenfield High School and later pursued a career as a semi-truck driver.  He worked diligently, providing for his family and ensuring their well-being. He will be sadly missed by his wife, family and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 11 am, Tuesday, July 25, at the Shields-Bishop funeral home in Greenfield.  Visitation will be from 9 am until time of service.  Burial will follow at the Hickory Grove Cemetery near Wrights. Memorials are suggested the Faith Bible Church in Greenfield, or the Lighthouse Apostolic Church in Fidelity.  Please leave a memory or condolence at

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July 25, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Shields-Bishop Funeral Home
604 Walnut Street
Greenfield, IL 62044

Funeral Service
July 25, 2023

11:00 AM
Shields-Bishop Funeral Home
604 Walnut Street
Greenfield, IL 62044

Interment following funeral service
July 25, 2023

Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wights


Faith Bible Church
602 Main St, Greenfield IL 62044
Tel: 1-217-204-2815

Southwestern Lighthouse Apolostic Church
31120 Pike Road, Medora IL 62063


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