Lenard "Len" Oscar Bailes, 73, of Dayton, died on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
He was born in Miami, Fl., on Aug. 6, 1945. He attended Hialiah High School. He joined the Marine Corps and served his country in Vietnam. He graduated from High Point College with a bachelor's degree of science. He retired to Tennessee with his wife and childhood sweetheart.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann Bailes; sister, Marlene McDonough and her husband, Steve; his brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Janice Policastro, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, June 13, from 12-2 p.m. A graveside service will follow at the Chattanooga National Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.
Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524.