"Today Heaven gained the most beautiful soul. She was witty and wise, gentle and kind. To know her was to love her. She was the best friend and sister. Love you Kacey. You will be missed so so much." (Stacey Smith)
Our beautiful loving daughter, Kacey Marie Bailey, left her earthly home on July 24, 2019. She will be greatly missed by her parents, Mike and Roylene Bailey, sister and family, Stacey, (Jed), Kayli and Tucker Smith. Her dear friend Camille Hein and family. Also, Jon Krupla her loving partner.
Preceding Kacey in death, were her adoring grandparents, Roy and Janice Bankson and Bill and Joan Bailey.
Kacey was born in Ridgecrest, California, moved to Utah when she was 7 and graduated from Payson High School. Kacey earned her massage therapy certification and moved to Gilbert, Arizona. She earned her Bachelors degree in Liberal Arts and also her Masters in Library Science from Arizona State University. She later earned a graduate certification in Library Technology from the University of Arizona. Kacey worked in the community college system as a Librarian and most recently worked for Arizona State University.
Kacey was a caring loving and a friend to many. She adored her cousins and embraced the role of being the oldest cousin. Her fun personality brought joy to any situation. She had many friends and family that she loved. Kacey enjoyed reading, cooking, baking, collecting legos, gardening, doing needlework, knitting and crocheting. She preferred to use patterns only as a suggestion and considered optional. Her creativity allowed her to make unique crafts, toys, and clothing that she shared with family friends. She enjoyed playing fantasy sports with her friends.
A service will be held at the North Edwards Ward Chapel, 16509 Hillcrest Ave, North Edwards, CA., on August 10th at AM.Interment at Mojave Cemetery will follow the service.
She leaves us with many happy loving memories.