US Air Force

James Francis Dailey

March 4, 1929 ~ October 13, 2019 (age 90)

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CMSGT James F. Dailey, USAF Retired, age 90, passed away October 13, 2019. 

He proudly served for 26 years as a USAF Air Traffic Controller, being assigned to several overseas locations including Berlin, Germany during the Russian Blockade of 1948-49 and targeted locations during the North Vietnamese Tet Offenses of 1968-69.  Also retired from National City Bank. 

He was a very avid golfer and member of the Homestead Springs Golf Course.  He graduated from Eckerd College, St Petersburg, Fl with a Bachelors Degree in Public Safety Administration.  Life member of DAV. 

Predeceased by wife Marilyn and daughter Cheryl (Scott) Garrett. 

Survived by son, Michael (Micki) Dailey; granddaughter, Jennifer (David) Lawrence; grandson, Adam (Seana) Dailey; and two great-grandsons.  Arrangements by Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home. 

Per Jim’s request no visitation nor services will be held.  

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