Shirley A. Patch

Published 10:42 pm Saturday, July 7, 2007

Shirley A. Patch, 71, of Ocean Springs passed away Thursday, July 5, 2007 in Ocean Springs.

Mrs. Patch lived on the Gulf Coast for 55 years. She was a member of Emmanuel and First Baptist Church in Ocean Springs, a babysitter for many Ocean Springs children trough the years and a perfect loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by: her parents, William Sr. and Azalee Adcox; a son, Bill Patch; and two brothers, William Adcox, Jr. and Gerald Adcox.

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Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Cecil Doyle Patch; a daughter, Renee (Stephen) Bourg of Metairie, La.; a son, Michael Patch of Ocean Springs; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Patch of Mobile, Ala.; two grandchildren, Travis Patch and Ashley Patch, both of Mobile and two brothers, Harold Adcox of Pensacola, Fla., and Glen Adcox of Hattiesburg, Miss.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2007 at the Ocean Springs Chapel of Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home where friends may visit one hour prior. Interment will follow at Crestlawn Memorial Park.

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