Bobby Bailess (BBA 73, JD 76) is a Vicksburg attorney. A former president of the Warren County Bar Association, Bailess served as a member and chairman of the Committee on Professional Responsibility of the Mississippi Bar. He is a Fellow of the Mississippi Bar Foundation and served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation. He is a past president of the Mississippi Bar Association. He is a member of the Lamar Order and served as a member and chairman of the Law Alumni Board. He and his wife, Natalie (BEd 73), have three children, Russ, Katherine and Becca and two grandsons, Bailess and Sam.