Patsy Jean Miller, 86, of Belmont, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at her home in Belmont, NC.
She was born June 26, 1932 in Salisbury, NC to the late Woodrow and Edith Ritchie Miller. Patsy was a graduate of Pfeiffer College and earned a Master's degree from UNC Charlotte in Elementary Education, she taught for over 30 years. Patsy was a life long member of Organ Lutheran Church, she was a member of the National Retired Teacher's Association. She loved to read, sun flowers and collecting frogs.
In addition to her parents, Patsy was preceded in death by her Brother, Tony Miller.
Patsy is survived by her caregiver, Linda Gibson and husband John of Belmont, NC, and her son, Welsey Gibson and wife Dana also of Belmont; niece , Tonya Miller of Spartanburg, SC; best friend, Mary Belcher of Lake Wylie, SC; and her beloved poodle, Bebe.
The graveside service will be held at 3:00 pm on Sunday, October 28, 2018, in the Organ Lutheran Church Cemetery, Salisbury, NC, with Rev. Carlin Ours officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Gaston County 114 Sherrill Road, Gastonia, NC 28052.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Miller family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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