Patsy Leora (Arnold) Ray, age 79, of Midwest City went to her eternal home on June 21, 2016. Patsy, also known as Pat, was born to Olen and Jessie Arnold on July 26, 1936 in Wanette, OK. Patsy graduated from Wewoka High School in 1954 as class valedictorian. On September 7, 1957, Patsy married the love of her life, Bobby Ray, at her family home in Wewoka. Pat and Bob later moved to Del City where they lived until Bob was transferred to Sacramento, CA. In 1986 Pat and Bob returned to Oklahoma where they settled in Midwest City. Patsy was always active in many activities at her church, especially enjoying being a Bible class teacher. In later years, Pat and Bob served the community by working in their church’s benevolence room. Patsy enjoyed spending time with her granddaughter, Jennifer.
Patsy was preceded in death by her parents, Olen and Jessie Arnold, husband of 56 years, Bobby Ray; brother, Douglas Arnold. Patsy is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Cindy and Tommy Hendrick; granddaughter and husband, Jennifer and Jacob Wright; great-grandsons, Colt and Case Wright; and many other dear friends and family.
Visitation will be at Matthews Funeral Home on Saturday June 25, 2016 from 12-5pm and also on Sunday from 12-8pm. Funeral services are Monday, June 27, at 10 am at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond. Interment to follow at Sunnylane Cemetery in Del City, OK.