Dana and her Mom Tanya died in a tragic car accident on May 27th, 2005.
"As they leave this life behind let us rejoice in their love for God and all mankind. They would wish us peace of mind until we meet, another place, another time." (poem by Carol Medici Tanya's step mom)
Dana's friend from school Shyanna Vitto wrote a song after the accident.
They played this on June 3rd 2005, at the New Hope Academy Graduation
Click here to listen to the song: Dana's Song
June 1st, 2005 Obituaries from Pahrump Valley Times
A memorial service for Dana Bailey, 14, who passed away May 27 in Pahrump, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pahrump Family Mortuary chapel.
She was born April 8, 1991 and was a resident of Pahrump for nine years, coming from Las Vegas. She was an eighth grade honor student at New Hope Christian Academy and a member of Calvary Chapel Church, where she helped with the children's ministry. She was in the drama club at school and was a cheerleader.
Dana was a loving, outgoing teenager who was always smiling and who affected everyone she met. She will be greatly missed.
Her father, Doug Bailey of Las Vegas; stepmother Nicole Bailey; stepfather Keith Stillwell; siblings Lauren Bailey of Las Vegas and K.C. Stillwell of Pahrump; and grandparents Herb Bailey, Elizabeth Bailey, Jim Medici and Carol Medici, survive her.
Neptune Society of Nye County handled the arrangement.
A memorial service for Tanya Denise Stillwell, 49, who passed away May 27 in Pahrump, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Pahrump Family Mortuary chapel. She was born Oct. 16, 1955 and was a nine-year resident of Pahrump, coming from Las Vegas. She was self-employed as a hairdresser and was a member of the choir at Calvary Chapel. She had a strong faith in God, and loved people, animals and painting. Tanya "never met a stranger."
Her husband Keith Stillwell of Pahrump; parents Jim and Carol Medici of Pahrump; sister Rosemary of Pahrump; and brother Jim Medici Jr. of Pahrump survive her. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hope Christian Academy.
Neptune Society of Nye County handled the arrangements. (5/27/05