Randy L. Bailey, 57, Carthage

CARTHAGE, NY —  Randy L. Bailey, 57, of 825 Edwards St., Carthage died Monday, Aug. 16, 2021, at the Carthage Area Hospital.

Born Dec. 6,1963, in Alexandria Bay, the son of the late Robert and Muriel (Brotherton) Bailey, he was a 1984 graduate of Carthage Central High School.

He married Antonia C. Ventiquattro on Feb. 18,2012, in Carthage.

For 26 years, Randy has been the owner of Bailey’s Auto Refinishing on West End Avenue in Carthage.

In 1984, Randy, along with Randy Sherman, were the co-founders of Watertown Street Rods. Randy’s work can be found on many cars throughout the north country at auto shows.

He is survived by his wife, Antonia C. Bailey, Carthage; three daughters, Myndi (Michael) Ott, Phoenix City, AL, Elizabeth Franklin, Evans Mills, and Courtney (Kody) Skaggs, West Carthage; a son: David Franklin Jr., Muncie, IN; three grandchildren; a sister, Bailey Elizabeth, Fayetteville, NC, three brothers, Timothy (Judy) Bailey, Carthage, Ronald (Stephanie) Bailey, Fuquay-Varina, NC and William (Brandi) Gates, Carthage; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a brother, Waylon Gates.

There will be no calling hours or funeral services at this time.

A “Celebration of Life” is being planned and the date, time and place will be announced as soon as possible.

To leave an online condolence, go to www.bezanillafh.com.