Chatham-Mrs. Patsy Ruth “Pat” Morris-Black, 75, of Chatham, IL passed away at 6:05 P.M. Sunday, September 14, 2014 at Regency Nursing Home in Springfield, IL.
Patsy was born in New Berlin, IL on September 10, 1939 a daughter to Nelson L. & Blanche Irene (Stone) Thompson. Patsy married Martin Lee Morris on October 25, 1958 in Farmersville, IL; he precedes her in death. She later married Terry L. Black on April 4, 2009 in Springfield, IL; he survives.
Patsy was a 1957 graduate of Farmersville High School. She formerly worked at Sangamon State University in Springfield, IL. She attended South Side Christian Church in Springfield, IL. She was a member of the Red Hat Club and also a member of Farmersville – Waggoner Homemaker’s Extension. She loved to cook and bake things for her family. She was also involved in the Watkins Quality Products for many years.
Surviving Patsy is her husband, Terry L. Black; sons, Keith (Kathy) Morris of Filmore, IL, John Martin (Jennifer) Morris of Waco, TX; sister, Nancy Leonard of Jacksonville, FL and several grandchildren, step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her first husband, Martin L. Morris; sister, Louise Goodin and brother, Wayne Thompson.
Visitation will be from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Friday, September 19, 2014 at the Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home in Virden IL. Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, September 20, 2014 also at the funeral home with Pastor Brooks Wilson officiating. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Society. Interment will be at Rovey Cemetery, Farmersville, IL. To leave a coment for the family please visit: www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com