EAST PRAIRIE - Betty Sue Patrick, 69, died Jan. 30, 2009, at her daughter's home.
Born Feb. 11, 1938, in Charleston, to the late William Marlin and Mary Belle Moreland Hedges, she lived all her life in Mississippi County where she was a member of the Full Gospel Church in East Prairie.
On Dec. 22, 1945, in New Madrid, she married James Sidney Patrick, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: five sons, Barry Patrick, Jimmy Patrick, Johnny Patrick, Stephen Patrick and Paul Patrick of East Prairie; three daughters, Susie Easley and Marla Dean of East Prairie and Debbie Sipp of Bertrand; seven brothers, Bobby Hedges and Jeff Hedges of East Prairie, James Hedges, Bruce Hedges, Lloyd Hedges and John Hedges of St. Ann, Ill., and Terry Hedges of Benton; five sisters, Louise Duke, Pauline Sipp and Martha Brown of East Prairie, and Brenda Beauback and Dorothy Greer of Charleston; and 27 grandchildren and 27 great-
Four sons, one daughter, four grandchildren, two brothers and her stepmother, Dorothy Lee Hedges, also preceded her in death.
Visitation is at 5 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday with Mike Johnson officiating.
Burial will follow in the East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Bobby Martin, Stephen Patrick, Chris Patrick, Dusty Patrick, Phillip Mobley and Jeremy Grogan.
Honorary pallbearers will be: Aaron Fuller, John Whybark, Daniel Easley, Josh Mobley and Tyler Whybark.