Claudia M. Bailey, 1954-2016

Claudia M. Bailey, 62, of Fayetteville passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. She was born Jan. 10, 1954, in Youngstown, Ohio, the daughter of Adolph and Patricia Natalie Lyons.

She was a homemaker and member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Fayetteville.

She was preceded in death by her mother, and by her husband, the Rev. Rob Bailey, who served in the North Arkansas and Arkansas Conferences, including appointments at Christ United UMC Paragould, Kibler UMC and Trinity UMC Fayetteville.

Survivors include her father, Adolph Lyons of Topock, Arizona; her daughter, Tessa Bailey of Fayetteville, Arkansas; two step-sons, Gordon Bailey and his wife Meaghan of Valparaiso, Indiana and Aaron Bailey of Cleveland, Ohio; and three grandchildren, Dirk, Caden and Emily.

A memorial service was held Saturday, May 7, 2016, at Goshen United Methodist Church.