Patricia K. “Patsy” White, 68, of Palatka, passed from this life on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center following an extended illness. A native of Panama City, she resided in Palatka since 1977 coming from LaBelle. Patsy worked as a receptionist at Palatka Health Care Center from 1999-2010. She had previously worked 20 years as a substitute teacher with the Putnam County School System. Patsy was a member of Southside Baptist Church and had also been a member of the Red Hat Society. In her leisure time, she enjoyed spending time with family, traveling and watching wildlife in her yard.
Patsy is survived by her husband of 48 years, Hugh White of Palatka, a son, Greg White (Christie) and a daughter, Jennifer White, all of Palatka, a brother, Edward R. Kirkland, Jr. (Sherry) of LaBelle a sister, Elizabeth Ellison (Jimmie) of Tallahassee, 3 Grandchildren, Breanne Blair (Rhyne), Kaitlin White and Talon White, a special aunt, Tommie Lou Brookins of Palatka and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be at 12:00 Noon on Friday, October 13, 2017 at Oak Hill West Cemetery with Pastor Shaun Thomas officiating. The family will receive friends Friday at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka from 11:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be sent to Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, 6400 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL 32177 or to S.A.F.E. (Saving Animals From Euthanasia), P.O. Box 188, Hollister, FL 32147.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Patsy’s Book of Memories page at www.Johnson-Overturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.