Patsy Clark Pace, age 84 died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, at her residence in Aberdeen. Mrs. Pace was a retired educator in both the public and private schools, and she was a graduate of Blue Mountain College and the University of Mississippi. A published author, she was a former president of the Mississippi Poetry Society. Also, she was a founding member of the Chief Tishomingo Chapter of the DAR in Iuka. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Aberdeen.
Visitation is today, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 from 4 â€“ 6 p.m. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen. A graveside service is Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens at 2 p.m. Rev. Kenneth Corley will officiate.
Mrs. Pace is survived by two children: Missy Pace Callero (Chris) of Irvine, Calif., and T. W. Pace (Cindy) of Amory. She is also survived by her sister, Janette Clark Pike (Izzy) of Fairhope, Ala,; and four grandchildren: Caden Callero, Finley Callero, Wilson Pace and David Pace. She is also survived by a step - granddaughter, Tracy Callero Hertstein. She is also survived by two great - grandchildren and two step â€“ great - grandchildren and a long-time family friend, Chris Carter, as well as several other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents: Mr. and Mrs. Julius E. Clark of Iuka and her husband William (Billy) M. Pace.
Memorials may be made to the Aberdeen Animal Shelter at 201 Roy Pounders Drive, Aberdeen, MS 39730.
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