Mr. Roy Neal Baines age 86 of Lebanon passed away August 24, 2022, at Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital. A native of Wilson County, TN he was the son of the late Harrison and Ella McMillen Baines. He was a graduate of Lebanon High School and was a member of College Hills Church of Christ. He worked for Lebanon Police Department for a number of years and then for Wilson Emergency Management. After retiring, he began working again at Walmart.
He was preceded in death by his son, Ricky Baines; five brothers: Albert, Grady, J.W., James and Herman Baines; and sister, Frances White.
He is survived by his wife, Liz Austin Baines; two daughters: Melinda (Calvin) Sanford, Lisa Baines; son, Ronnie Baines; two step-sons: Larry (Donna) Dickens, Danny (Ashley) Dickens; two brothers: Ed Baines, Finis Baines; two sisters: Mary Jo Howell, Betty Jean Reasonover; thirteen grandchildren: Nathan, Andrew, Ashlea, Makenzie, Aydan, Nolan, Ashton and Maddie Dickens, Michael, David and Ricky Baines Jr., Andy and Jeremy Scruggs; several great-grandchildren and special companion his dog, Mamie.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 2, 2022, at 1 p.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Andy Austin officiating. Interment – Jones Hill Cemetery in Watertown. Visitation Friday 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements.