Mary Bailey was born and raised in Lynchburg, South Carolina. She has one sister and three brothers (1 deceased). Bailey completed high school and did one year of college. She joined the Marine Corps in 1979 and completed 13 years before she fell in love and had her son. Thirty-nine years ago, she married the love of her life.
She is currently employed at the Tuscaloosa Veterans Affairs Medical Center as the Administrative Officer in the Environmental Management Service Department.
Her and her husband Michael have one son (Michael Jamuel) and four grandchildren (Destini, Malachi, Nathaniah and MJ). Her hobbies include reading, cruising and spoiling my 4 grandchildren.