Patricia was 74, she passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 14, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was born in Enterprise, AL on October 4, 1944 to Pearlie Estelle and Charlie D. Dean, she was the youngest of six siblings. She met her husband, Dennis at Fort Rucker, AL. They moved to Ohio to start their life after the Army and relocated to Arizona in 1984
Patricia loved to go camping, make crafts, cook/bake, she always looked forward to spending time with her grandchildren, playing cards and family gatherings. When Patricia retired she choose to be our family caregiver and devoted her warm heart and a lifetime of love to her family for as long as she was able.
Patricia is survived by her loving husband of 55 years, Dennis E. Bayless, children Vince Bayless and Pamela Bayless, daughter-in-law, Jennifer Bayless, grandchildren Halie and Dylan Bayless. She is also survived by her brother Wayne Dean, her sister, Doris Adams and generations of nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is proceeded in death by her parents Charlie Dean and Pearlie Estelle Abercrombie Dean, her brother Noble Dean, her sisters Erma Steward and Ruby Severs.
Celebration of Life service to be held on November 16, 2019 at Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 1500 W. Maryland Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85015, at noon with reception to follow. .
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be sent to the Bayless family through the donations link provided on this page.
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