Paula K. Bailey, 1942-2019


Funeral services for Mrs. Paula Kathleen Bailey, 77, of Quitman were Saturday, May 18 at Forest Hill Baptist Church with Brothers Fred Morrow and Don Vaughn officiating. Burial was at Clover Hill Cemetery in Wood County.

Mrs. Bailey died May 14, 2019, in Tyler.

Mrs. Bailey was born Feb. 13, 1942 in Urania, La., to Leon and Frances Britton Lee. She moved to East Texas in 1945 and lived most of her life in Wood County. She was a homemaker and a member of Forest Hill Baptist Church.

Paula was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Mary Lee Johnston.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 60 years, Doyle Ray Bailey, Quitman; sons, David Bailey of Mineola and Jeff Bailey of Mount Pleasant; brothers Johnny Lee of Carthage and Joe Lee of Quitman; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephew, cousins and extended family.

Memorials may be made to Forest Hill Baptist Church (Texas Baptist Home) 1880 Hwy. 37 North, Quitman, TX 75783.