Dr. Pamela Sue Bailey Corder

Dr. Pamela Sue Bailey Corder

Dr. Pamela Sue Bailey Corder, of Hickory,N.C., passed away Thursday, December 12, 2019.

Born July 4, 1962 in Parkersburg, West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Donna Battin Bailey and Hobart Ray Bailey.

Pam grew up in West Virginia and completed her undergraduate studies at West Virginia University. She earned her Veterinary Degree at Tuskegee University. After moving to Hickory Pam worked at Viewmont Animal Clinic until retiring to stay home with her children.

Pam was a member of Corinth Reformed Church. Passionate about missions, she frequently travelled to Ethiopia and Nicaragua.

As a people person Pam was always interested in the lives of others. She was a loyal friend to all and very dedicated to helping those less fortunate. Pam was devoted to her family and loved organizing extended family gatherings.

She is survived by her husband of 31 years Dr. Steve Corder; two daughters Amanda Corder Wittmeier and husband Ross of Raleigh, NC, and Hannah Rae Bynum and husband Caleb of Conover, NC; and sister Cinda Bailey Gatrell and husband Denny of Indian Trail, NC.

A memorial service will be held at Corinth Reformed Church on Monday, December 16, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. with the Rev. Lori Blocker officiating.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Corinth Reformed Church Missions Fund, 150 16th Ave. NW, Hickory, NC.

Bass-Smith Funeral Home is serving the family of Dr. Pamela Sue Bailey Corder.

Online condolences may be made at www.bass-smithfuneralhome.com.