January 1, 1950 – July 31, 2018
Carolyn Bailey, 68, of Port Arthur, TX, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
Carolyn was born on January 1, 1950 in Port Arthur, TX to Marvin James Price Sr. and Nettie Christine Crump. She was a graduate of Stephen F. Austin High School. Carolyn had a career in the service industry for Beverly’s Restaurant, until she retired in 1999. She was devoted to her family and her unyielding faith in Christ. Carolyn’s passion in life was to serve others. She was a loving person with a huge heart and will be dearly missed by all that knew her.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents, Marvin Price Sr. and Nettie Crump Price; siblings, Anita East, Marvin James “Bubba” Price, Jr., Rebecca Collins and Curtis Price. Carolyn’s survivors include her siblings, Stacy Stewart of Yellowpine and Shannon Price of Port Arthur, her children, Gina Staggs and her husband Troy of Houston, Monica Bailey of Houston, Jason Bailey and his wife Michiyo of Allen, Amanda Bailey and Matthew Bailey of Beaumont. Carolyn also leaves behind grandchildren Brendan Bailey, Juleah Bushong, Madysen Bailey, Hannah Bushhong, Thomas Bailey, Bryce Staggs and Miranda Miller.
A Celebration of Life service will be Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 3:00 p.m., at Grammier-Oberle Funeral Home.
- Celebration of Life Service Saturday, August 11, 2018
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August 7, 2018
Getting to know Carolyn through the years was a joy. She was the real deal. The way way she lived out her faith, and the love she had for her family, will no doubt live on. I'll miss her smile, sincerety, and sense of humor; and am grateful for the fun times we had together. It was a privilege to know her. ♥️
August 6, 2018
Just want to send my deepest sympathies to the entire Bailey family. At one point in time - long ago - we considered ourselves as siblings of a sort and Carolyn was our "weekend mom". I have always admired her strength and perseverance. Looking back, I absolutely do not understand how she raised, fed, clothed 5 kiddos - then sometimes 3 more (part-time 😉 for a couple years). Y'all have always been in my thoughts and prayers over the years. We had some great times all together and I will cherish those memories. I'm so deeply sorry I can not be there in person to give my condolences.
August 5, 2018