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Patsy Holden

April 26, 1936 – April 10, 2019

Patsy Holden, age 82, of Gatesville, passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Gatesville.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Patsy was born April 26, 1936, in Moody, to Benjamin P. Wiley and Gertha Mae Howard Wiley. Patsy worked as a medication aide at Hillside Nursing Home for many years. She retired from Smead Manufacturing. Anyone who knew her would tell you about her love for cooking and her world-famous biscuits. When Patsy wasn’t working or cooking, all her spare time was spent with her grandkids. Patsy loved gardening, cooking and spending time with her family.

Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, Gertha and Benjamin P. Wiley; son, Lloyd Wayne Holden; husband, Ernest Wayne Holden and a grandchild, Brandon Wayne Holden.

Survivors include, sons, Michael Holden and wife, Belinda, of Gatesville and Billy Holden and wife, Kim, of Brownwood; daughter, Dianna (Lynn) Freeman of Gatesville; sister, Louise Phillips of Dallas; sister-in-law, Sue Bankhead of Gatesville; grandchildren, Alexia Bullard, Brandy Graham, Quade Holden, Kayla Miller, Chancy Lay and Heath Holden; seven great-grandchildren and another due in August.

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