Bailey, Adolphus, 75, of West Milford on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Beloved husband of Alberta (Washington) Bailey. Born in Atlanta, GA, he was the son of the late King Clinton and Libby (Jordan) Bailey. He was the owner operator of Bailey Trucking LLC in Elizabeth, NJ for over 30 years whereby his primary client was New England Motor Freight. Surviving in addition to his wife are six sons, Al Reid (Cheri) of Northbrook, IL, Anthony (Patrice) of Ramsey, NJ, Adolphus Jr. (Dennis) of Beverly, MA, William (Sonya) of Avenel, NJ, Allen (JoAnn) of St. Augustine, FL and Andrew of West Milford, NJ, four daughters, Janet and Joyce Washington of West Milford, Michelle Booker of Macon, GA, Amey Bailey (Hanif Brown) of Cedar Knolls, NJ, one brother, Laymon Bailey (Julie) of Atlanta, GA, one sister Lillie Maude Jordan of Warner Robins, GA, 21 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren,  sisters-in-law Mae Washington of Paterson, NJ, Rae Washington of Summitville, NY, and a host of aunts, nieces and nephews. Friends may call at Richards Funeral Home, 1440 Union Valley Road, West Milford, NJ 07480 on Sunday, July 23, 2017 from 1 to 4 PM. Funeral service to follow at 4 PM. Private disposition. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Goryeb Childrens Hospital, 100 Madison Ave., Morristown, NJ 07960.

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