Thursday, July 31, 2008

Patsy Gardner, 61, of Eagle Rock, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2008.

She was born on July 18, 1947, in Brownville, Miss., daughter of Grady and Lucile (Hag) Woods. She married Ranson Gardner on April 7, 1979, in Moulton, Ala. He survives. She was a former employee of Wal-Mart in Cassville and Aurora.

Additional survivors include: four sons, Eddie Hill, and his wife Willie, of Hernando, Miss., Dewayne Hill, of Cullman, Ala., Joseph Hill, and his wife, Melinda, of Cullman, Ala., and Kevin Hill, and his wife, Melissa, of Cullman, Ala.; one daughter, Paula Gardner, of Branson; two stepsons, Christopher Gardner, of Orlando, Fla., and Jeffery Gardner, of Virginia Beach, Va.; one stepdaughter, Renda Murkery, and her husband, Norman, of Palm Bay, Fla.; four brothers, Kenneth Woods, Joe Woods, David Woods, and Ronnie Woods; three sisters, Brenda Strickland, Janice Phillips, and Dianne Woods; her mother-in-law, Pauline Muth, of Eagle Rock; 22 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister and one great-grandchild.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Children's Miracle Network and may be entrusted to the White Funeral Home, Cassville.

Arrangements are under the direction of the White Funeral Home in Cassville.