Mary Bailey, a resident of Green Forest, Arkansas was born January 30, 1951, in Fort Scott, a daughter of Clayton C. and Lois M. Johnson Fritter. She departed this life on Wednesday, February 28, 2007 in her home at the age of 56.
Mrs. Bailey was a member of the Church of Christ in Green Forest where she served as a Sunday school teacher. She was a special education teacher. She was a member of the Missouri State Teacher's Association and a Missouri University Alumni.
She was happily married for 26 years to Wayne Bailey who survives her of the home. She is also survived by her sister, Martha Fritter, Columbia, Missouri; and several nieces, nephews and cousins, including two very special cousins, Jack and James Fritter.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 2, 2007, at the Church of Christ in Green Forest with Mr. Ron Adams officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, the American Cancer Society, or to the Humane Society. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.