Patsy Ewing Chance, 76, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, in Bedford.
Funeral was Jan. 23 at Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd with the Rev. Mark Forrest officiating. Burial was at Aurora Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Greg Williams, Derek Williams, Jackson Basting, Shannon Hippler, John Basting and Bruce Steele.
Patsy was born March 24, 1937, in Decatur. She graduated from Northwest High School in 1955 and married Bill Chance July 1, 1974, in Ardmore, Okla. Patsy was retired from Decatur Lumber Yard and Christian-Hawkins Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Edith Hern; her husband, Bill Chance on June 9, 2009; and her son, Ron Williams.
Survivors include son Greg Williams and wife, Jennifer Rosenbaum, of Gainesville; daughters Ronna Wilson and Shannon Hippler of Many, La., and Patti Basting and Jeff Melton of Boyd; grandchildren Derek, Kelsey, Jessica, Emily and Jackson; sister Peggy Harvey of Fort Worth; nieces Karan and Donna; nephew Terry; other family members and a host of friends.