Hailey Reed, PHD Dr., Joy Lynn Age 53, went to heaven on June 15, 2013 after a 7-month battle with cancer at the Mayo Clinic. She was born on Oct. 5, 1959 in Austin, Texas to James Leon and Carol Jane (Massey) Hailey. As a lifelong learner and Longhorn, she was blessed to attend The University of Texas where she earned an undergraduate, masters, and PhD. Most recently Joy Lynn was a Professor and Program Director at UT Southwestern Medical School. Preceded in death by her brother David Massey Hailey, she is survived by her parents Carol and Jim Hailey of Plano, Texas; grandmother Mary Massey of Plano, Texas; brother Beau Hailey of Frisco, Texas; nieces Jessica Logan and Julia Hailey; sister in-law Laura Lee Hailey; niece Sarah Hailey Padilla of Dallas and nephew David Massey Hailey II of El Dorado, California; and her uncle Bill Massey of Valley Mills, Texas. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 22 at 11:00 AM at St. Andrew United Methodist Church at 5801 West Plano Parkway in Plano Texas. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Roaring Lambs Ministries, 17110 Dallas Pkwy Suite 220 Dallas, TX 75248.
Published in Dallas Morning News on June 20, 2013