Mrs. Patsy B. Dorton, age 77 of Scroggins, passed away Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at her home with her family at her side.
Patsy was born in Big Spring on Sept. 13, 1936, to the late Aubry Z. and Alice Cleo Madilin Gay. She was a retired R.N. with the VA Hospital in Big Spring, and a founding and devoted member of the Living Word church in Leesburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Mr. Louis R. Dorton; and daughter, Mechelle Hecker.
She is survived by a son, Mark Dorton of Scroggins; one sister, Robbie MaGee of Scroggins; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a niece and nephew.
Visitation will be held Saturday, July 5, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at Beaty Funeral Home-Winnsboro; funeral services will be held Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Living Word Church in Leesburg with Steve Stasney officiating.