Bailey Joe Baucum, 87 of Mount Vernon passed away at OSU Hospital on January 31, 2021 surrounded by family. He was born on May 9, 1933 to Cloyce and Jenny (Beane) Baucum in Calloway County Kentucky.
Bailey was a member of the Moose Lodge. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating. He was very fond of his daily routine of sitting on his porch swing in the morning and evenings with his beloved dog Lacey. He was very proud of the 35 years of employment he had at Grant Hospital.
He is survived by his children Randy Baucum, Aletha (Michael Loveland) Baucum, Timothy Baucum Grandchildren Steve Pridemore, Tinna Baucum, Tony Baucum, Trina (“BJ”Donald) Davis, Brian Baucum, Christopher (Andrea) Linton, Joshua (Nikki) Loveland, ,Alli Baucum, great grandchildren Zachary Hull, Jordan Vest, Jase Vest, Brianna Baucum and Damian Loveland; and many other extended family and friends.
Bailey was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Mary Lou Baucum, Daughter Sandra Snow, Son Christopher Baucum and Grandson Tiki Baucum.
The family will have a celebration of life on February 27, 2021 at 12:00pm at Utica Presbyterian Church, 9 S Main St, Utica, Ohio 43080.
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