Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at Midway Baptist Church, for Patricia Byrne, age 57, of Roswell, who passed away on Feb. 21, 2013. Rev. Leo Pennington of Midway Baptist Church will officiate with interment to follow in South Park Cemetery.
Patricia was born May 4, 1955, in Roswell, to Claude and Viola Williams. Her mother has preceded her in death as well as a son Christopher Cones and a sister Claudia Fay Williams.
Patricia married George Byrne on May 26, 2007, in Roswell.
Patricia is survived by her loving husband George Byrne; a devoted father Claude Williams; two precious daughters, Andrea and her husband Shannon Kelsey of Ruth, Nev. and Candice and her husband Raymond Evartt of Tolar, Texas; a stepdaughter Kimberly Byrne of Roswell; three caring siblings, sisters, Sharon and her husband Joe Flores of Sierra Vista, Ariz., Debra Stanislawczyk of Sierra Vista, Ariz., brother Steve Williams of Roswell; grandchildren, Brianna Deveraux, Tristen Deveraux, Austen Babcock, Diane Evartt and Colten Evartt; nephew Anthony and his wife Maureen Flores and nieces, Brandy and her husband David VerPlanck and Dena and her husband Miguel Rincon; four great-nephews and two great-nieces.
Patricia graduated high school from Dexter and later received her master’s in social work. She had jobs ranging from a home economics teacher to counselor to her latest passion as a LISW for the state of New Mexico Probation Department. She was also a member of the Eastern Star.
Pallbearers will be Steve Williams, Joe Flores, David Sterling, Michael Gutierrez, Mike Stein and Chuck Dawe. Honorary pallbearer Larry Hall.
Condolences can be made at lagronefuneral-chapels.com.
Arrangements are under the personal directions of the professionals at LaGrone Funeral Chapel.