Jack Eugene Hailey of Jay died Monday, June 25, 2007, of a sudden Illness. He was 59.

Mr. Hailey was born Aug. 28, 1947, in Bartlesville to Everett Franklin Hailey and Essie Goings.

He moved to the Colcord area six years ago from Bartlesville. For most of his life, Jack was a mechanic in the Army earning a Bronze Star for his service. He later worked as a truck driver, until retiring.

Jack was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Helen Sheek, and one brother, Mitchell Hailey.

Surviving family members include his wife, Janet Hailey of the home; a son, Jack Hailey Jr. of Dewey; three sisters, Shirley Bright of Monkey Island, Janet Nickols of Bowring and Betty McCumbie of Bowring; four brothers, Everett Hailey of Dewey, Jerry Goings and George Hailey of Bartlesville and Robert Hailey of Owasso.

A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. today at Turner Funeral Chapel in Jay.