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Obituary: Elizabeth Bays, 64 of Fairborn

In Dayton Ohio News, Local News, obituary on October 26, 2015 at 11:10 am
Elizabeth Bays 1950-2015

Elizabeth Bays 1950-2015

Elizabeth Ione White Bays age 64 of Fairborn passed away at home while surrounded by her family on Friday, October 23, 2015.  Elizabeth was born the daughter of Donald P. & Josephine Ione (MacDonald) White on November 2, 1950 in Columbus, Ohio.  She is preceded in death by her parents.

Elizabeth is survived by her husband Gary L. Bays, daughter Debra Elizabeth Bays of Fairborn, sister B.J. White-Olson & David Olson of Virginia, four cats, three grand cats, and the girls of Girl Scout Troop 1122. Beth attended University of California Davis and was a graduate of Wright State University with a degree in Political Science.

She had the privilege of being a 3rd generation scout leader with the Girl Scouts of America. She retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base in 2013 with 37 years of Civil Service.  In her spare time, she enjoyed jigsaw puzzles, gardening and reading a good book.  Beth was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Fairborn.

Friends may call in Burcham Jennings Funeral Home 119 E. Main St. Fairborn, Ohio on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 from 6PM-8PM. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 10AM with John Eshelman officiating.  Interment will follow at Fairmount Cemetery in Jackson, Ohio 2PM.  Memorial contributions may be made in Elizabeth’s honor to Hospice of Dayton or SICSA of Kettering (Feline Care).

Online condolences may be left at www.BurchamJennings.com