VILLE PLATTE - A memorial service for Ralph David Bailey will be held at 7:00 PM at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte on Thursday, December 28, 2017. Ralph passed away Wednesday, December 20 in New Orleans at the age of 56.
Reverend Chris Frye will be conducting the memorial service.
Ralph was a tool and die machinist by trade, but later in life, pursued his dreams and became a diesel mechanic that dabbled in farming and had a passion for life. Some of his favorite pastimes were tinkering in his garage with dear friends and exploring the country on his Harley Davidson. His memories will live on through his friends and family.
Ralph is survived by his mother Beth Bailey Fink, and daughters Heather Lynn Hamilton, Nichole Elizabeth Call, and Kimberly Marie Herman. Also left behind to cherish his memory are his brother Peter Joseph Bailey, sister Sarah Michelle Bailey, and girlfriend Patricia West.
He now rests with his father Ralph Bailey and wife Cheryl Quinn Bailey.
The family requests that visitation be observed at Ardoin's Funeral Home of Ville Platte on Thursday, December 28 from 5:00 PM until time of service.
Family and friends may view the online obituary and/or leave condolences for the family at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com.
Ardoin's Funeral Home in Ville Platte is in charge of arrangements.