It is with great sorrow and sadness we announce the departure of our beloved father, son, brother and friend, Billy Wayne Hailey, 40 of Hurt, VA on Friday, August 7, 2020. He was born in Lynchburg, VA on March 27, 1980.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Virginia Mann Hailey. He was a gentle, easygoing soul who will be greatly missed by all those who loved him dearly. His memory will be cherished and treasured forever. Billy is survived by a son, Caiden Hailey; father, Wayne Hailey; two sisters, Donna Thacker and husband, Rodney, Peggy Hailey; two nieces, Autumn Thacker, Fiona Johnson; and one nephew, Jordan Harris. He also leaves behind a special aunt, Peggy Hailey Johnston; special friends, Roy “Dad” Barnard and Stoney “Brother” Owens. The family would like to give special thanks to Edward and Shirley Compton for their affection. The family will have a service at a later date. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.