Patsy Hollis Edwards

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Patsy Hollis Edwards, 81, of Parkville, Mo., passed away December 30, 2017, at her home.

She was born on November 7, 1936, in Clay County, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Earnest J. and Tessie T. (Cosby) Hollis.

She was united in marriage to Doilas Elton Edwards on Aug. 13, 1954, and to this union two children were born.

Doilas preceded her in death on November 30, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents; a son, Michael B. Edwards; her brothers, Frank Hollis, Francis Hollis, Denver Hollis and Ernest Hollis, Jr.; and sisters, Joyce Hollis Hobbs, Alma Hollis Crossfield, Margaret Hollis Benesiuk and Mildred Hollis Tiller.

Her daughter, Cynthia G. Edwards and husband Kevin Kelly, of Parkville, Mo., survive.

Patsy was a supporter of the St. Louis Cardinals baseball team and loved to garden.

A visitation was held beginning at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, Piggott, Ark. A graveside service followed at 2 p.m. in the Piggott Cemetery, in Piggott, with Bro. Rondal Richardson officiating.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was charged with the arrangements.