Gross Funeral Home

120 Wrights St, Hot Springs, AR


Edward Ernest Bailey

March 22, 1950August 4, 2019

Edward Ernest Bailey, Jr.

Edward Ernest Bailey, Jr., 69, of Malvern, Arkansas passed away Sunday, August 4, 2019.

He was born March 22, 1950 in Malvern, Arkansas to the late Edward E. & Henrietta (Fanning) Bailey, Sr.

Edward was a member of Bethel AME Church and was recently elected to the Malvern School Board.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, Carmen (Lock) Bailey; his daughters Traci N. Bailey, Latrice Bynum (Dustin) and Michelle Morgan (Amorrow); grandchildren Taylei Bailey and Maxwell Bynum; sisters Julia Dulan (Michael) and Laura Strickland; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

A memorial service will be held 3:00 pm Saturday at Bethel AME Church, 1220 Carmichael Street, Malvern, AR, with the Reverend Dr. Clarence Guy officiating.


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Edward Ernest Bailey

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Magnet Cove United Methodist Church Wilson

August 9, 2019

Our church is praying for your family and friends.

Ashlee (Ritch) Wolfe

August 9, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss. Mr. Bailey was a very good man and will be deeply missed. I'm praying for your family in these trying times. God bless.

Ken Tippens

August 8, 2019

When I was a freshman at Henderson State University...Jr opened his apartment to all his friends. and gave us all from Malvern a place to hung out...I will always remember his beautiful smile......later on in years he helped me get my daughter through high school with his patience and guidance... Thanks Lil Prop

Cleo and Michelle Hunter

August 8, 2019

Our deepest condolences, may GOD grant you peace and comfort at this time.

Cleo and Michelle Hunter
West Helena, AR

Dinah Gail Gant

August 6, 2019

My prayers and thoughts are with the family of Edward. Edward graciously served as one of my tutors during my first year of engineering school.