Guy Bailey UA President http://apr.org en Wife of Ex-UA President Dies http://apr.org/post/wife-ex-ua-president-dies <p>The wife of former University of Alabama president Guy Bailey has died.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; A university statement says Jan Tillery-Bailey died Sunday night at a hospital in Birmingham.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The 63-year-old Tillery-Bailey had health problems for several years.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Tillery-Bailey was the wife of Guy Bailey, who was named president of the University of Alabama but resigned two months later last year citing his wife's illness.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Texas native was a linguistics professor before retiring because of her health in 2008.<br> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 12:41:32 +0000 The Associated Press 37153 at http://apr.org Wife of Ex-UA President Dies Former UA President Explains Quick Departure http://apr.org/post/former-ua-president-explains-quick-departure <P>Former University of Alabama President Guy Bailey says he resigned because his ill wife would drive herself to meet the social obligations of being a president's wife and that would put her life at risk.</P> <DIV> <P>Bailey told al.com (<A href="http://bit.ly/VLZ2CW">http://bit.ly/VLZ2CW</A> ) that he could not allow his wife to do that. Bailey's wife has battled cancer and has complications from surgery that have impaired her ability to absorb nutrients in food. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 17:38:10 +0000 The Associated Press 22892 at http://apr.org Former UA President Explains Quick Departure Alabama Trustees to Discuss Bailey Departure http://apr.org/post/alabama-trustees-discuss-bailey-departure <P>University of <FONT color=red>Alabama</FONT> trustees are gathering in Tuscaloosa to discuss a new president following Guy Bailey's resignation after less than two months in office.</P> <P>Board pro tem Paul Bryant Jr. Thu, 01 Nov 2012 13:05:40 +0000 The Associated Press 20079 at http://apr.org Alabama Trustees to Discuss Bailey Departure