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Jon Harston Bailey

Funeral services for Jon Harston Bailey, 67, were held on Saturday, Sept. 30, 2023, at 11 a.m. at Rocky Branch Baptist Church in Woodland.

Mr. Bailey passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 26, at his home in Montevallo.

Pallbearers were Andy Partridge, Michael Gamel, Bailey Eason, Matt Stroud, T. J. Stroud and Adam Stroud.

He grew up in Childersburg, where he graduated from CHS in 1974. He attended Auburn University and graduated with a B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering in 1978.

Jon worked for Alabama Power Company for several years in both the Montgomery and Birmingham offices. He also worked at USI, C.A. Mauren, and most recently for Hazen and Sawyer. Jon was also active with the Alabama Junior Miss Pageant for several years.

Jon was preceded in death by his father, Victor H. Bailey. He is survived by his mother, Ruth Rollins Bailey of Woodland; daughter, Jennifer Bailey (Calera); son and daughter-in-law, Jonathan and Kaylee Bailey (Montevallo) and sister, Jane Stroud of Woodland.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.