Patsy Gayle McSpadden, 77, of Meeker, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at a local hospital.

Patsy Gayle McSpadden, 77, of Meeker, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at a local hospital.

She was born Feb. 22, 1940, in Clovis, New Mexico, to Jimmie W. and Pauline Elliott.

She was a graduate of Tucumcari High School in Tucumcari, New Mexico.

She was self-employed in the Indian jewelry business. For the last 21 years, she worked in bookbinding at McSpadden Bookbindery. She was semi-retired for the last four years.

She was married to Corry McSpadden for 28 years.

She loved life and was a devoted mother and wife. She loved her family and friends and had a close, personal relationship with Jesus. She will be missed greatly. Her many friendships have lasted since high school. She touched many lives. She loved all her horses and dogs.

She was a member of Tucumcari Rattlers Alumni Association, a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, and in the past was active in church organizations.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Pauline Paschal, sister, Jane Smith and son, Curtis “Chip” Brown.

Survivors include her husband: Corry McSpadden of Meeker; stepson: Corry Bryan McSpadden of Pearland, Texas; stepdaughter: Marlo Ellen Tidwell of Blanket, Texas; niece: Telisa Gray of Tucumcari, New Mexico; grand-niece: Ruth Lujan of Tucumcari, New Mexico; various other great nieces and nephews; five step-grandchildren of Pearland, Texas.

Memorial service will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 11, at Walker Funeral Service Chapel at with Chaplain Bill Simpson officiating. Burial will be at New Hope Cemetery in Meeker.

Walker Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

To sign the book or share memories online, visit www.walkerfuneral.com.