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Dr. Joseph W. Bailey II
December 18, 1949 – October 20, 2016

The Bailey family announces with deepest sorrow the transition into eternal life of their dearest husband, father, "Apa", uncle, cousin, friend, and professor, Dr. Joseph W. Bailey II. His homegoing occurred on Thursday, October 20, 2016 in Savannah, Georgia, USA. Dr. Bailey was a light to all he met.

Dr. Bailey is survived by his wife of 42 years, Dr. Vera Cole Bailey; his daughters Ihuoma Bailey, Ngoanathabo "Thabo" Hall (Chris), Karama Bailey, Nayeede Bailey and countless adopted daughters; nephews Chike Cole and Joseph Cole, whom he raised; as well as his grandchildren Cole James Bailey, Vivienne Hall, Dalia Hall, Rueben Hall and Xavier Hall. He is also survived by his siblings Magdalene “Sugar” Bailey Coleman (Albert), Ellen “Tina” Bailey, Mai Bailey-Harris (Nostelda), Bennetta Bailey, Dolores Bailey-Wallace (Edward), Benjamin “Ben” L. Bailey (Maryadeh), Eddie Bailey and Saah J. Bailey (Agatha), and nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and beloved students.

He is preceded in death by his father Joseph W. Bailey, Sr., his mother Sarah Belinda Yancy-Bailey, his sisters Joyce W. Bailey and Priscilla A. Bailey, his brother Prince J. Bailey and nephew Albert Coleman, Jr.

May his soul and the souls of all the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen.

Rosary Date and Time: Friday, November 4, 2016 at 6:00PM to 6:30PM
Viewing of the body: 6:30PM to 8:00PM
St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church
45 Beach City Rd.
Hilton Head, SC 29926

Funeral Date and Time: Saturday, November 5, 2016 at 10:30AM precisely
St. Francis by the Sea Catholic Church
45 Beach City Rd.
Hilton Head, SC 29926

Interment will be on Monday, November 7, 2016. It will be at 1:00 pm.
St. Patrick's Cemetery
Mason Road
Columbia, SC 20203

Contacts:
Nayeede Bailey (843) 338-2966
Thabo Hall (912) 441-6207

Directions
From Atlanta Hartsfield Airport to Church
Take the I-85 N/GA-403 N ramp. (0.44 miles)
Merge onto N Inner Loop Rd toward I-75 S/Air Cargo. (1.49 miles)
Stay straight to go onto Perry J Hudson Pkwy. (1.06 miles)
Perry J Hudson Pkwy becomes Inner Loop Rd. (0.70 miles)
Turn left onto Charles W Grant Pkwy. Charles W Grant Pkwy is 0.3 miles past Leslie Dr
Merge onto I-75 S/GA-401 S.  (61.01 miles)
Keep left to take I-75 S/GA-401 S toward I-16/Macon/Savannah.  (12.75 miles)
Merge onto I-16 E/GA-404 E via EXIT 165 on the left toward Savannah.  (156.80 miles)
Merge onto I-95 N via EXIT 157B toward Airport/Florence SC (Crossing into South Carolina). (21.44 miles)
Merge onto US-278 E via EXIT 8 toward Beaufort/Hilton Head Is/Sun City/Bluffton. (23.24 miles) Go over two bridges onto Hilton Head Island.
Turn left onto Beach City Rd. Church on left.

From Savannah/Hilton Head Airport to Church
Merge onto I-95 N toward Florence (Crossing into South Carolina).  (16.41 miles)
Merge onto US-278 E via EXIT 8 toward Beaufort/Hilton Head Is/Sun City/Bluffton. (23.41 miles). Go over two bridges onto Hilton Head Island.
Turn left onto Beach City Rd. Church on left.

From Atlanta Hartsfield Airport to Cemetery
Merge onto I-285 E/GA-407 E via EXIT 70 toward Macon. (15.58 miles)
Merge onto I-20 E via EXIT 46B toward Augusta (Crossing into South Carolina). (204.49 miles)
Take the US-321/Fairfield Rd exit, EXIT 70, toward Winnsboro.
Keep left to take the ramp toward LUTHERAN/SEMINARY/Columbia/COLUMBIA COLLEGE.
Turn left onto Fairfield Rd/US-321 S.  (0.08 miles)
 Take the 1st left onto Mason Rd.

From Hilton Head to Cemetery
Merge onto US-278 W/William Hilton Pkwy. Continue to follow US-278 W. (23.41 miles)
Merge onto I-95 N toward Florence. (57.49 miles)
Merge onto I-26 W via EXIT 86B toward Columbia.  (61.45 miles)
Merge onto I-20 E via EXIT 107B toward Florence. (5.71 miles)
Take the US-321/Fairfield Rd exit, EXIT 70, toward Winnsboro.
Keep left to take the ramp toward LUTHERAN/SEMINARY/Columbia/COLUMBIA COLLEGE.
Turn left onto Fairfield Rd/US-321 S. (0.08 miles)
Take the 1st left onto Mason Rd.


Hotels

1.  Hilton Head Marriot Resort & Spa

Address: 1 Hotel Cir, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone:(843) 686-8400

2.  Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island

Address: 130 Shipyard Dr, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone:(843) 842-2400

3. The Westin Hilton Head Island Resort & Spa

Address: 2 Grasslawn Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone:(843) 681-4000

4.    Days Inn Hilton Head

Address: 9 Marina Side Dr, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone:(843) 842-4800

They are offering a $79 a night rate (Bailey Funeral)

5.    Ramada Hilton Head

Address: 200 Museum St, Hilton Head Island, SC 29

Phone:(843) 681-3655

6.    Best Western

Address: 11 Lemoyne Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928

Phone:(843) 715-4116

They said to call to find out their bereavement rate (say Bailey funeral)

7.    Hampton Inn Hilton Head

Address: 1 Dillon Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Phone:(843) 681-7900