Roger L. Bailey Sr., 65, of East Liverpool, Ohio, died Feb. 23, 2013, at East Liverpool City Hospital.
He was born in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of the late Junior L. and Fred V. (Bonnette) Bailey.
He was a truck driver for Overnight Trucking and also worked construction. He refereed for high school and college basketball, as well as high school and college baseball and softball.
He is survived by his wife, Janet (Boso) Bailey; two daughters, Michelle Carvell (Michael) of Parkersburg and Angela DeLauder of East Liverpool; a son, Roger L. Bailey Jr. (Tara) of Lima, Ohio; nine grandchildren, Jamie and Joseph Carvell, Shawn and Tyler Benson, Abigale and Mackenzie Bailey, Markia and Phillip Northrop and Jetta Lynn Dunlap; and a brother, David Bailey of Bakersfield, Calif.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Terry Bailey.
Services will be 5 p.m. Thursday at South Parkersburg United Methodist Church with the Rev. Rick Brown officiating. Visitation will be 3-5 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg, is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Leavitt Funeral Home to help the family with funeral expenses.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.leavittfuneralhome.com