NORMAN — Patricia “Patsy” Jo Ellis, 80, of Green Mountain, Colo., passed away at her home Monday, Dec. 10, 2012.
Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Noble Church of Christ. Mr. Leon Dennis and Mr. Ken Ellis are officiating.
Patsy was born Aug. 5, 1932, to Ruth and Walter Blalock in Noble.
After playing varsity basketball and graduating from Noble High School, she became an executive secretary for Gilt Edge Dairy in Norman, where she met and married Don Ellis.
She was married to Don for 57 years. She had lived in Europe and enjoyed traveling, reading, fine art and walking. She was a life-long member of the Church of Christ and was a Bible school teacher for children for many years. Her fun and loving nature will be missed by all her friends and family.
She is survived by her husband, Don; son, Steven and his wife Nancy; a grandson, Austin; a granddaughter, Jacey; and brothers Bennie Blalock of Washington and Glen Blalock of Midlothian, Texas.
Arrangements are by McMahans Funeral Home.
Norman Transcript, Friday, Jan. 18, 2013