She was born on April 20, 1956 in El Paso, Texas, the daughter of Kenneth E. Alderson and Marliee (Bonner) Alderson Muse.
She married Gary K. Bailey on April 2, 1978, and he survives.
She is also survived by her sons Greg Bailey and Chris Bailey; her mother Marliee Muse and husband James F. of Bainbridge; her sister Vicki Hunsicker and husband Daniel of Cloverdale; and her brothers Mike Alderson and wife Stephanie of Martinsville and James F. Muse Jr. and wife Cathy of Bainbridge.
She was the secretary to the superintendent of the Cloverdale Community Schools, a member of Faith Walkers Community Church, a 1974 graduate of Cloverdale High School and loved archery and gardening.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 1 at Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 1 from 2 p.m. until service time. Interment will be in the Cloverdale Cemetery.
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