In lieu of flowers donations may be made payable to: Wounded Warriors in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P. O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385
Thomas "Beetle" Richard Bailey passed away on September 26, 2019 at the age of 70. He was the beloved husband of Grace Bailey (Klocke) of Lake Saint Louis, Missouri; He is survived by his son, Todd (Angela) Anselm of Fallon, NV; daughter, Carmen (Marc) Breckenridge of Dardenne Prairie, MO; brother, William (Nancy) Bailey of Kirkwood, MO; sister, Jackie (Bocky) Allison of Kirkwood, MO; three brother-in-laws, Danny Klocke, Leon Rogers, Richard (Sandy) Klocke; sister-in-law, Nancy (Joe) Rudin; six nieces and nephews, Doug (Barbara) Neuhaus, Mitzi (Sean) Farrell, Emily (Mark) McLean, Ashley Bailey, Courtney (Matt) Edmondson, Christian (Amber) Bailey; four grandchildren, Travis Anselm, Ryan Anselm, Madalyn Breckenridge, Jillian Breckenridge; He is preceded in death by his father, Charles R. Bailey, mother, Marguerite I. (Bailey) Davis, brother-in-law, Larry Klocke. Thomas and Grace were married on August 13, 1994 celebrating 25 years of marriage. He loved playing baseball as a child and has since become an avid St. Louis Cardinal baseball fan. He enjoyed spending time at their condo in the Lake of the Ozarks or on the pontoon boat in Lake St. Louis. Thomas also liked playing pool, bowling, swing dancing, fishing, and was a member of Hawg Hawlers Bass Club. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.