Patsy Berniece Wilson, 71, of Elkins, AR passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at the Peachtree Village in Farmington, AR.
Patsy was born on June 5, 1946 in Stigler, OK, a daughter of Adolphus Wilson and Gueilda Delk Wilson. She was a retired Social Worker for the Arkansas Head Start Program. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, and crafts including painting, garage sales and having fun at a casino. She was a Baptist with a very firm Christian faith. She loved spending time with her granddaughter Gracie and was known to many as being a great and kind person.
She is survived by two sons, Alex and wife Marie Blakemore of Elkins, AR, and Brian and wife Melissa Blakemore of Farmington, AR: three daughters Lisa and husband Howard McCoy of Springdale, Lori and husband Shannan Moseley of Lowell and Ginger Thomas of Springdale; one brother, Leon and wife Donna Wilson of West Siloam Springs, OK; five grandchildren, Summer and husband Brandon Windham, Destiny and husband Victor Sandoval, Allyn Blakemore, Isaac Hall and Gracie Blakemore; five and half great grandchildren, Creiden Qualls, Trayton Qualls, Jovanne Sandoval, Waylon Blakemore, Brian Sandoval and one blessing on the way.
She was preceded in death by one son, Roy Allen Blakemore and her sister Velda Louise Burrell.
Funeral services will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Chapel at 2:00pm on Friday, July 14, 2017. Pastor Jack Graham will officiate the service with burial being held at the Wilson Cemetery under the direction of the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Springdale. To sign the online guest book, visit www.backstrom-pyeatte.com.