Darlene Frances Bayles, 54, of Medford, Ore., passed away April 18, 2012. She was born on March 18, 1958, to Kenneth and Theresa Kellam, in Lynwood, Calif.

In 1984, Darlene married Jerry Bayles. They moved to the valley in 1995. She worked as nurse's assistant, and part time seasonally for ten years at Harry and David. Darlene enjoyed cross stitch, crafts, painting, gardening and the out-doors.

Darlene is survived by her husband, Jerry; and three brothers. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial contributions can go to the Medford Gospel Mission. Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mortuary are in care of arrangements. www.hillcrestmortuary.com