Rachel Perez Bailleaux, age 53, passed away on Monday, May 31, 2021 in Baytown, Texas. Services to honor Rachel's life will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Dorman Funeral Home with Rev. Kevin Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Family and friends will gather for a visitation from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Friday, June 11, 2021 at Dorman Funeral Home.
Rachel was born on September 21, 1967 in Beaumont, Texas to Antonia Gongora Perez and Manuel Perez. She was the baby of the of the six children. Rachel studied business at Lamar in Beaumont. Rachel was a dedicated hard worker and was the proud owner of Bailleaux Bodacious Boutique. She was quiet person with a giving soul. Rachel was a strong physically and mentally and never minded whatever challenge was thrown her way. She enjoyed crafts and baking beautiful cakes. Rachel was a loving mother and grandmother that will be greatly missed.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Steven Troy Bailleaux on December 13, 2015 and her father Manuel Perez, Sr. on February 5, 2017.
Those left to cherish her memory are her two daughters, Heidi Bailleaux of Baytown, TX and Heather Ferguson and her husband Slade of Deweyville, TX, mother Antonia Perez, brothers, Manuel Perez, Jr. and his wife Anna of Philadelphia, PA and Ralph Perez and his wife Dianna of Beaumont, TX, sisters; Vicki Feener and her husband Paul of Athens, GA, Melinda Carr and her husband Steve of Lumberton, NC and Geniva James and her husband Clint of Orangefield, TX, two granddaughters Liana Ferguson and Ella Ferguson, companion and friend Donald Teague of Baytown, TX and best friend Vanessa Walker and her husband Gabriel of DeRidder, LA and numerous nieces, nephews and close friends.
Pallbearers to honor Rachel will be Donald Teague, Paul Feener, Justin Bearden, Josh Bearden, Gabriel Walker and Slade Ferguson.