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farmer , business manager

Coley L. Bailey, farmer, business manager. Recipient Young Leader award Soybean Association, St. Louis, 1986, Mid-South Producer Cotton Leadership award, Cotton Foundation, Memphis, 1985. Commissioner Soil Conservation Service, Grenada, 1988-1990/; Member National Cotton Council (alternate board directors 1988-1990).

Background

Bailey, Coley L. was born on December 27, 1950 in Grenada, Mississippi, United States. Son of Joe N. Junior and Emma L. (Little) Bailey.

Education

Graduate, Mississippi State University, 1972.

Career

Manager Joe Bailey Farm, Coffeeville, Mississippi, 1972-1978. Chief operating officer Donna Company, Grenada, 1979-1981. Owner, operator Coley L. Baily Farm, Coffeeville, 1982-1984.

Partner Bailey & Sons, Grenada, since 1984. Chairman board Mississippi Chemical Corporation, Yazoo City, Mississippi Phosphates Corporation, Yazoo City, Newsprint South Sales Corporation, Yazoo City, Newsprint South, Inc., Yazoo City.

Membership

Commissioner Soil Conservation Service, Grenada, 1988-1990/. Member National Cotton Council (alternate board directors 1988-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Flying, duck hunting, land improvements.

Connections

Married Margaret Griffin. Children: Coley, Marie.

father:
Joe N. Bailey Junior

mother:
Emma L. (Little) Bailey

spouse:
Margaret Griffin

child:
Coley Bailey

child:
Marie Bailey