Daniel Lee Bailey

August 18, 1949 ~ January 10, 2021 (age 71)


Bailey, Daniel Lee age 71 of Tipp City, OH passed away Sunday,  January 10, 2021.  Born August 18, 1949 in Cincinnati, OH to Harold and Anna Mary {Tilton} Bailey.  Daniel is preceded in death by his father; Harold and his first wife; Barbara.  He is survived by his mother; Anna Mary Bailey, Tipp City, OH, wife; Linda {Helton} Bailey, Tipp City, OH, daughters; Catherine Smith, Tipp City, OH, Angela Bailey, Cincinnati, OH, Julie (Terry Prince) Heffner, Tipp City, OH and son; Clinton (Cheryl) Heffner, Troy, OH.  Daniel is also survived by his sister; Deborah (Randy) Brooks, Vandalia, OH and grandchildren; Taylor Smith, Christian, Charlie and Cameron Heffner and Brooklyn and Grayson Prince.

Daniel proudly served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam.  He worked as a machinist for Aerovent, Piqua, OH.  Daniel was a member of the First Baptist Church, Tipp City. He had a fondness for old cars, was a great “handy man” and a NASCAR fan; especially, Dale Earnhardt.  He enjoyed going on walks but also took the time to enjoy a cup of coffee in his rocking chair.  Daniel’s greatest love was for his friends and family; particularly his grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 AM until 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at First Baptist Church, 6533 S Tipp Cowlesville Rd, Tipp City, OH.  Funeral service 11:00 AM Thursday at the church; Pastor Reggie Osborne officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Tipp City.  Contributions may be made in loving of Daniel to; ARDS Foundation online at  or ARDS Foundation, 3330 Dundee Rd. Suite C4, Northbrook, IL 60062 or to the American Lung Association; online at or American Lung Association Donation Processing Center PO Box 11039Lewiston, ME 04243-9409

Arrangements have been entrusted to FRINGS AND BAYLIFF FUNERAL HOME, 327 W. Main St., Tipp City, OH 45371.

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January 14, 2021

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
First Baptist Church (Tipp City)

Funeral Service
January 14, 2021

11:00 AM
First Baptist Church (Tipp City)


American Lung Association
4050 Executive Park Dr. #402, Cincinnati OH 45241

ARDS Foundation
3330 Dundee Rd. Suite C4, Northbrook IL 60062

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