Patsy Ann White Walker of Rising Star, Texas, was called home by her Lord on June 10, 2008.
Pasty was born on Oct. 5, 1933, in Rising Star, Texas, to A.A. (Banty) White and Agnes Belle Hardin White. She was married to Harold Dean Walker on Nov. 23, 1951.
Beloved mother, granny, nanny, sister, aunt and friend, Patsy was blessed by the Lord with the gift of music. Beginning at the early age of 13, Patsy served the Lord as a pianist and organist until she retired in 2008. Patsy worked throughout her life as a medical secretary and beginning in the early 60s was the medical secretary for the Rising Star Clinic under Billy T. Carpenter, DO and others until her retirement at the age of 70.
Patsy is survived by four daughters, DeAnna Brown and husband Bobby, Jenny Miller and husband Gary of Abilene, Susan Plourde and husband Jeffrey, Angie Walker Goodman and husband Chuck of Houston; and one sister, Evelyn Belle Zellars of Big Spring; seven grandchildren, Cher Prescott, Jim Bob Noble, Kailea Williams, Shelby Williams, Taylor Plourde, Casey and Karlee Walker; four great-grandchildren and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2008, at First Baptist Church of Rising Star with Terry Simmons and Dick Williams officiating. Burial will be in the Rising Star Cemetery with Higginbotham Funeral Home of Rising Star in charge.
The family has set a visitation time for 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, June 13, at Higginbotham Funeral Home, 803 North Main St., Rising Star, Texas.
Memorials may be made to the music ministry of the First Baptist Church of Rising Star.