James Willis Bailey Jr., 74, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Feb. 3, 2009, in Mammoth Spring, Ark. He is the son of the late James Bailey and the late Elizabeth (Calvin) Bailey.
James was retired from the Department of Defense.
He is survived by: his wife, Elsie Mae (Miller) Bailey; three daughters, Mellisa Grimm and Michelle Cook both of Fort Worth, Texas, Candace DeVault of Denver, Colo.; two sons, Michael Bailey of Douglas, Kan., William Bailey of Bentonville, Ark.; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heath Funeral Home, Oak Hill Chapel of Highland.
An online registry is available at www.heathfuneralhome.net.