Patricia Ann Yates (White) was born on February 13, 1943, to Francis Harry White, Sr. and Margarite Marion White (Mace) in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was a graduate of Will Rogers High School and furthered her education later in life with accounting and bookkeeping classes. She worked for several local companies as an accountant and bookkeeper before retiring in 2010.
She is survived by her daughter, Laura Lynn Walker of Tulsa, her son, Christopher Lee Walker of Broken Arrow, Granddaughter, Brandi Sappington, Grandson, Bryan Daniel Raper, Great-Granddaughters, Olivia Nicole Hadley and Sunny Dae Raper and Great-grandson, Camden Lee Raper. Patsy was surrounded by multiple loved nieces, nephews and a large, extended family including friends, Patti and Keith Clewell and Larry Sappington.
She was proceeded in death by her loving Husband, Roger Lee Yates, her parents, and siblings, Francis Harry White Jr, Thomas Lee White, and Joseph Patrick White.
Services for Patricia Yates will be at Butler-Stumpff & Dyer Funeral Home in Tulsa. Visitation will be Thursday, August 11 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM with services on Friday, August 12 at 10:30 AM. Burial is immediately following at Fort Gibson National Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Michael Maxwell and his staff for their kind and compassionate care. Thanks are also extended to the staff and employees of the Villages at Southern Hills for their diligent and compassionate care.