Patsy Ruth Graves

Published 12:01 am Friday, August 7, 2015

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Feb. 19, 1933 – Aug. 5, 2015

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FERRIDAY — Memorial services for Patsy Ruth Graves, 82, of Monterey, La., who died Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, in Ferriday, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday with the Rev. Kevin Case officiating.

Visitation will be from noon until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

Ms. Graves was born Feb. 19, 1933, in Homer, La., the daughter of Marion and Mary Helen Enlow.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Paw and Maw; one daughter, Joy Lynn Moreland; one grandson, Joe Evans; and two sisters, Katherine Lewis and Francis Watson.

Survivors include one son, Chuck Moreland and wife, Melba Smith Moreland, of Monterey; two daughters, Kathy J. Moreland and life partner, Dane M. Ryan, of New Orleans and Sherry Bourque and husband, Acklin Bourque of Gonzales, La.; one brother-in-law, Billy Jean Watson of Minden, La.; MeMe to six grandchildren, Tina Case and husband, Kevin, of Clayton, Alicia Pat O’Quinn and husband, Andy, of Jackson, April Evans of Monterey, Brandy Moreland and Connie McCormick and husband, Michael, all of Gonzales, and Jozi Martin and husband, Donnie, of Ferriday; MeMe to 10 great-grandchildren, Cain Lipsey and fiancée, McKenzie Zimmerman, Rylee Case, Anna Grace O’Quinn, Christopher Drew O’Quinn, Skylar Sanders, Patrick Sanders, Chrissy Sanders, Zachary McCormick, Sierra “Dakota” McCormick and Emily McCormick; special loved ones, Gary Simpson Sr. and Gary Simpson Jr.; and a number of nieces, nephews and friends.