Patsy Charles Chancy, 74, of Big Spring, Texas, died Saturday, Aug.16, 2014, in a local hospital. Vigil services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish. Interment will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
She was born Jan. 5, 1940, in San Diego, Texas. She moved to Lamesa in 1959 from Alice, Texas, and had worked as a bus driver for the Lamesa Independent School District. She moved to Big Spring in 1988.
She is survived by two daughters, Silvia Barta and husband Rick and Nelda Chancy-Peddle and husband Brian, all of San Antonio, Texas; three sons, Joe Soria Jr. and wife Beth of Victoria,Texas, Jerry Chancy Jr. and wife Shalimar and Benjamin Chancy, all of Big Spring; two sisters, Elosia Rodriguez of Victoria and Alicia Charles of Alice; two brothers, Jose Charles of Alice and Domingo Charles of Edinburg, Texas; 18 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfonso and Ynocencia Charles; one sister, Julia Bolton; and two brothers, Gilbert Charles and Ventura Charles.
The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, P. O. Box 2121, Big Spring, Texas 79721-2121.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com