Born in Nicholson on Jan. 4, 1937, son of the late George and Virgie Ricker Bills Bailey, he attended the First Presbyterian Church of Nicholson.
George retired from the state Department of Transportation and had also worked as a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of Nicholson Senior Citizens.
Also surviving are a daughter, Nancy Logan and husband, Jeffrey, Nicholson; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Dorothy and George Gay, Tunkhannock; a granddaughter, Trish Stover and husband, Martin, Forkston; a great-grandson, Jon Logan; nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home, 91 State St., Nicholson, by Pastor Margaret Hartman of the First Presbyterian Church of Nicholson.
Viewing will be Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with George's medical expenses.