|Birth: ||Aug. 15, 1917|
|Death: ||Dec. 29, 2009|
Hazel Patterson Bailey passed on to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at Regent Care Center after a short illness. Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 6, 2010 at First United Methodist Church with Rev. Stephen Ramsdell officiating. Entombment will follow at Waco Memorial Park Mausoleum. Mrs. Bailey will be in state at Wilkirson-Hatch-Bailey Funeral Home.
Hazel Jeanette was born in Osceola, Hill County, Texas, to the late John M. and Mary E. Connally Patterson. Her mother's first cousin was U.S. Senator Tom Connally of Marlin. She was reared and educated in Hillsboro, and had been a resident of the Waco area since 1943. She married Odell Bailey in 1940. Hazel was in the personnel business locally for 17 years and was also involved with nutrition for many years. She had been a member of Beta Sigma Phi, Business and Professional Women, and Rosson Study Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, in March, 2002; her son-in-law, Peeler Williams, III; brothers, Charlie, Earl, Paul, Forest, and Donald Patterson; and sisters, Gladys Patterson, Bernice Patterson, and Evelyn Dumas.
Survivors include her daughter, Pamela Williams; a sister-in-law, Jerry Patterson; numerous nieces and nephews; a host of friends; and her grand dog, Emperor.
Waco Tribune-Herald: 1/4/2010...G5
C Odell Bailey (1914 - 2002)
Waco Memorial Park
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Jan 03, 2010
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