Becky Bayliff was born in Lima, and grew up in Cridersville. She attended Wapakoneta Senior High School and Taylor University. She works with the Ohio Mortuary Response Team, Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team and active with Otterbein Homes.
She attends Cridersville United Methodist Church. She is married to Eric and has one daughter named Lynsey (Dom) Knepper and two stepchildren, Kristi (Jason) Dillon and Deric Wise. She also has six step-grandchildren, Ryan, Megan, Jimmy, Tori, D.J. and Keightlyn.