Services for Patsy Jean Slaybaugh, 81, of Copperas Cove, Texas, will be held on Friday, Aug. 24, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove with burial to follow at 3 p.m. at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.
Patsy Jean Slaybaugh was born Nov. 3, 1930, in Carrboro, N.C., to Alton Banks Council and Fannie Lee Hunley.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Douglas T. Slaybaugh; two sons, Gerald Slaybaugh and James Slaybaugh; a brother, Darrell Council; and her parents.Â
Survivors include her sons, Douglas T. Slaybaugh II of Wichita Falls and Philip T. Slaybaugh of Temple; daughters, Nola R. McDowell of Commerce, Denise R. Rankin of Copperas Cove, Dawn R. Lyons of Copperas Cove, Rhonda Michael of Harker Heights and Soine R. Fisher of San Antonio; a brother, Kenneth Council; a sister, Cleo Perry; 19 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
She died on Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012 in Temple.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012, from 6-8 p.m. at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove.
Words of comfort may be left at crawfordbowerscopperascove.com
Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove is in charge of arrangements.