Paul Bailey

DERMOTT — Paul Arnn Bailey, 80, of Dermott, passed away Friday, August 16 at Chicot Memorial Hospital in Lake Village, Ark.

Mr. Bailey was born March 30, 1933, in Gentry, Ark. to the Late Ray Bailey and Eva Arnn Bailey. Mr. Bailey was a farmer, a past member of the Chicot County Farm Bureau, an Army Veteran, a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher, and a Member of Bellaire Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Glenda Bailey of Dermott, Ark.; one son, John Bailey and wife Connie of Rapid City, S.D.; one daughter, Debbie Bilgischer and husband Al of Hot Springs Village, Ark.; two sisters, June Duncan of Dermott, Ark. and Ella Mae Bates and husband John of Lafayette, La.; two granddaughters, Candice Bailey of Dermott, Ark., and Krista Carothers and husband Sean of Pine Bluff, Ark.; two step-grandchildren, Randell and David Jones of Kemmerer, Wyo.; three great-grandchildren and a host of friends.

Mr. Bailey was preceded in death by his parents.

Services for Mr. Bailey will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 19 at the Bellaire Baptist Church with Bro. Brett Lee Officiating. Visitation will be from 2-4 p.m. Sunday August 18 at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Services in McGeHee. Pallbearers will be: Jimmy Duncan, Ricky Golden, Keith Bates, Mike Livingston, Andy Vail, and Larry Tubbs. Burial will be in Dermott Cemetery under the direction of Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service. Family has requested that memorials be made to Bellaire Baptist Church, 2396 HWY. #65 North Dermott, AR., 71638 Online Guest Book can be signed at