Patricia Ann Hunt Yancey, 78, of Salisbury, formerly of Atlanta passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Glenn A. Kiser Hospice House in Salisbury. She was born on November 2, 1939 in Atlanta, GA to the late Melvin Hunt and Rachel Morgan Hunt.
Patricia worked as a Legal Secretary until her retirement. During her career she worked with the US Attorney's Office in Georgia before going on to work with a private firm. She was of the Methodist faith and she resided at Magnolia Gardens in Salisbury for the past three years. Patricia enjoyed traveling with her family, especially to Panama City Beach in Florida. She was an avid Georgia Bulldogs fan and was very active AA in Calhoun, GA including serving president of the group. Patricia loved to spend time with her family and her little chihuahua, Chocolate.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her aunt and uncle, Ruth Smith and husband Furman of Fairmont, GA.
Patricia is survived by her daughter, Patricia Dianne Yancey and husband Dave Hart of Salisbury, NC; three sons, Dennis Yancey of Ackworth, GA, Craig Yancey of Alabaster, AL, and Luke Yancey of Columbus, GA; eleven grandchildren, Angel Yancey of Salisbury, Amanda Olsen and husband Matthew of Camp Lejeune, Shayla Yancey of Ackworth, GA, Skyler Yancey, Makayla Yancey, Zach Yancey of Ackworth, GA, Mason Yancey, Cody Yancey, Robbie Yancey, Hayden Yancey, and Highland Yancey; and one great-grandchild, Wyatt Liam Olsen.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday February 5, 2018 at 4:00 PM at the Powles Staton Funeral Home Chapel (913 W. Main St., Rockwell, NC 28138) conducted by, Rev. Martha Richardson.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell is assisting the Yancey family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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