Nora D. Patrick, wife of Vestle Patrick known by everyone as “Grannie” passed away Saturday, July 30, 2016, at her home in Parkers Lake, Kentucky. She was 71 years old.
Born November 21, 1944, at Straight Creek, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Virgil Keith and Ethel (Perry) Keith. Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother: Thurman Keith, two sisters: Vertie Clontz and Margret Keith and one grandchild: Garrett Patrick.
Surviving family include her beloved husband of 54 years, Vestle Patrick, sons: Gary Patrick and wife Wanda, Parkers Lake, Doug Patrick and wife Sharon, Parkers Lake, and daughter: Sandra Clark of Parkers Lake. Brothers: Robert Keith and wife Georgia, Parkers Lake, Larry Keith and wife Donna, Somerset, Russell Keith and wife Tammy also of Somerset, Terry Keith and wife Gidget, Parkers Lake. Sisters: Mrytle Strunk and husband Donald of Beulah Heights, Elva Ball and husband Don of Pine Knot, Pearl Smith of Parkers Lake, Pauline Partin of Greenwood, Mary Grubbs and husband Gerry of Cincinnati, Ohio, Kay Ball and husband Wayne of Corbin. Sister-In-Law: Thelma Keith, Six Grandchildren: Penny (Kevin) Frye, Gavin (Keshia) Patrick, Kyle (Alishia) Patrick, Dallas (Josh) Goodin, Dylan Patrick and Trevor Patrick, Seven Great-grandchildren: Connor Frye, Liam Frye, Karson Patrick, Kyndal Patrick, Kyler Patrick, Paisley Goodin and special great grandchild Rylan, along with several special nieces and nephews.
Nora “Grannie” was a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, homemaker and a member of Eagle Creek United Baptist Church. Nora sang with the Keith Family Singers and together they graced over 500 funerals with their beautiful songs of praise. She enjoyed her baby dolls, flower garden, sewing, taking photographs and scrapbooking. She was known and loved as the neighborhood “Grannie” taking care of her own and everyone else’s grand babies.
Funeral services on Saturday at Eagle Creek Baptist Church beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Visitation: Friday, August 5, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements for Nora Patrick.