Mark Lavell Hailey “Fat Daddy”, age 71 of Campti, LA was born February 2, 1952. He died unexpectedly on Monday, March 13, 2023. He was loved and respected by his many friends, family, and customers. He was the proud owner of Fat Daddy’s Crawfish for over 20 years. He will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by his father, Lee Roy Hailey; mother Lena V. Thompson; brothers, Jackie Roy Hailey and Raymond Trace Hailey; and sister, Linda Recoulley. He is survived by his sister, Ruth Hailey of Gardner, LA; two daughters, Jaime Hailey of Alexandria, LA and Brandi Reeves of Shreveport, LA; one son, Matthew Hailey of Fort Hood, TX. His visitation will be Sunday, March, 19, 2023 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Blanchard-St. Denis Funeral Home in Natchitoches, LA. Graveside services will be Monday, March 20, 2023 at 11:00 AM at Belah Cemetery in Trout, LA.