Michael Paul Bailey "Mike"



Michael Paul Bailey “Mike, 60, passed away at the Liberty Lane Hospice of the W.G. (Bill) Hefner VA Medical on September 30, 2017 in Salisbury, NC.

He was born on April 3rd, 1957 in Mecklenburg County to his parents, Mary Strickland and William J. Bailey.

Mike served in the United States Navy.

Mike worked as a supervisor/ Foreman with Sears Construction Company. He loved working in his yard, Harley-Davidson motorcycles, Nascar Racing, and an avid Carolina Panthers fan. He was a very hard worker, great provider and loved spending time with his family.

Left behind to cherish his memory is his wife Mirna Eskelsen whom he married on December 27, 2013.

Mike is survived by his son Luke Bailey of Banner Elk, NC, a daughter Allyson Spence of Banner Elk, NC, a Sister Jackie Hinson of Jacksonville, FL and a brother Skipper Bailey of Mint Hill, NC.

Service will be at 12:00pm on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ of LDS 1255 Julian Rd Salisbury, NC 28146 with Bishop Daines officiating.
Burial service will be at 2:00pm on Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 at Salisbury National Cemetery 501 Statesville Blvd Salisbury, NC 28144. Military rights will be accorded by the Lyerly Volunteer Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the charity of your choice.
Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Bailey family. Online condolences may be made at www.lyerlyfuneralhome.com.