David Scott Bailey, 55, of Hot Springs, formerly of Monticello, passed away on May 28, 2017 at Heritage of Hot Springs.

He was born on February 17, 1962 in Monticello to William H. Bailey and the late Julia Ann Worbington.

Mr. Bailey was a Christian of the Southern Baptist faith. As a teen, Mr. Bailey accepted Christ as his Savior and enjoyed attending church and hearing his “Papaw Joe” preach.

He was a 1980 graduate of Monticello High School and enjoyed playing the guitar. He was a soft-spoken, kind and respectful person. His family takes solace in knowing that he is now at peace.

In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by one brother, Ricky Parker; his maternal grandparents, Rev. Joe and Alpha Cruce Worbington; his paternal grandparents, Jim and Vonnie Bailey and four aunts, Janie Bailey McLemore, Mary Bailey Chase, Helen Bailey Allen and Vonita Bailey Clemons; and one uncle, Jimmy Bailey.

Survivors include his father, William H. Bailey of Odessa, Texas; two brothers, Dr. Bobby Parker and wife Dara of Conway and John W. Bailey of Austin, Texas; one sister, Alissa Bailey Beyer and husband Kyle of Dearborn, Michigan; three aunts, Genella Worbington Henry, Mavis Worbington Barnes and Dorothy Bailey Richardson; one uncle, Kenny Worbington and wife Kay, all of Monticello; five nephews and three nieces and several first cousins.

Graveside service will be held at 4 p.m. on Friday, June 2, at Oakland Cemetery with Rev. Kenny Worbington officiating.

Arrangements by Stephenson-Dearman.