Patsy Sharp (Birkert)
Patsy R. Sharp, age 81, died on Friday, June 15, 2018. Patsy was born on August 16th, 1936 in Dallas, Texas to Doil Birkert and Cordie Bell Matthews. Patsy served her family well throughout the years as a homemaker. She loved her family and had a special love for her grandbabies. Patsy was very talented with embroidery, arts and crafts. She was a life long member of Oak View Baptist Church in Irving, where she used to iron clothes for other members, she taught vacation bible school and the children’s Sunday school class. Patsy is preceded in death by her parents; husband Wayland Sharp; sister Euna Mae Puckett; daughter Cynthia Ann Hankins; son in law James H. Cowman; and her beloved dog Patches. Left to cherish her memory are children Deborah Powell and husband William and Linda Cowman; grandchildren Chris Tidwell and wife Kelly, Patsy Boggs and husband Joe Boggs, Chad Powell and wife Emily, Casey Powell and wife Stephanie; great grandchildren Payton Boggs, Laney Boggs, Chandler Boggs, Trevor Powell, Emma Powell, Sydney Powell, Aaron Powell, Savanah Powell, Amber Rodriguez; sister in law Geraldine Woodward; cousins Frankie Woodward and Kay Woodward; as well as many loving extended family and friends. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at Brown’s Memorial Funeral Home, 707 North MacArthur Blvd., Irving, TX 75061. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the funeral home with an interment immediately following at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens 1413 E. Irving Blvd., Irving, TX 75060. The family requests memorial donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, you can visit their website at www.alz.org and click on make a donation.