Lavoy Eugene “Gene” Bailey

Funeral services for Lavoy Eugene “Gene” Bailey, 78, Eudora, will be at 2 pm Thursday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Bailey died January 10, 2020, at LMH Health in Lawrence.

He was born August 25, 1941, in Ozark, Arkansas, the son of Garner R. Bailey and Geneva Ann Wisdom Bailey Gary.

Mr. Bailey had several jobs over the years and his last was at a carwash, before his retirement. He enjoyed working on cars, listening to country music, and camping.

He is survived by two sons, Ronald E. Bailey of Lawrence, and Mitchell Bailey of Lawrence; sisters, Wilma Ray and husband Paul of Lawrence, and Carol Mason of Eudora.

Friends may call from 9 am to 2 pm Thursday at the funeral home.