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Patricia "Pat" Bailey

April 29, 1950 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 67)

Patricia "Pat" Bailey, 67, of Troy Drive, Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017, at Carlsbad Medical Center.

   Visitation will be 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home.

    Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, August 2, 2017,  2:00 PM, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel.

   Interment will follow in Loving Cemetery in Loving, New Mexico.

   Denton-Wood is in charge of the arrangements.

   Patricia "Pat" Bailey was born April 29, 1950 to Angelo and Doris (Dupuy) Viverata. She graduated from high school in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Pat married Ron Bailey November 16, 1974 in Baton Rouge, and they moved to Carlsbad in 1980. She worked as a teacher's aide for Loving Municipal Schools from 1988 to 2000 and then worked for CID as a dam tender for several years. Pat was deeply involved in her grandchildren's lives and attended all of their many events and games. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ronald Bailey, Sr. and brother, Charles Ronald Viverata.

  Survivors are her children: Ronald "Ron" Bailey, Jr. and wife, Nicole of Las Cruces, NM, Jason A. Bailey and wife, Adrienne of Holland, MI and Aimee R. Wells and husband, Robbie of Carlsbad, NM; grandchildren: Braiden Bailey, Duncan Mitchell, Tyler Mitchell, Madison Mitchell, Randy Bailey, Sonny Wells, Jace Allen, Stormy Wells, and Solon Wells; siblings: Richard Viverata, Doris St. Pierre, Gary Viverata, and numerous nieces and nephews.

   Pallbearers are Ronald Bailey, Jr., Jason Bailey, Braiden Bailey, Duncan Mitchell, Tyler Mitchell, Randy Bailey and Robbie Wells.

  Condolences may be expressed at


 Service Information

August 1, 2017

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Denton-Wood Funeral Home
1001 N. Canal Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220

Funeral Service
August 2, 2017

2:00 PM
Denton-Wood Funeral Home
1001 N. Canal Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220

Interment following funeral service
August 2, 2017

Loving Cemetery
Nymeyer Road
Loving, NM 88256

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