Gayle 'MaMa Gayle' Bailey

Gayle “MaMa Gayle” Bailey, 76, of Benton passed away March 15, 2014.
She was born April 16, 1937, in Bauxite.
Gayle was a retired administrator at Serenity Park in Little Rock and a member of Discover the Joy Baptist Church.
Gayle enjoyed fishing, camping, reading and playing with her two dogs, Max and Ally.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Vassie Green Shepherd.
She is survived by her husband, Carl Bailey of Benton; three sons, Freddy Poe of Haskell, Paul Poe of East End and Freddy Wayne Poe Jr. of Benton; two stepchildren, Karla Lott of Hot Springs and Karen of Kansas; her dearest friend, Elaine Duncan of Benton; numerous grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, at Ashby Funeral Home, ?Burial will follow at Pinecrest Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p,m. Tuesday, March 18, at the funeral home.
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