Mildred Patrick

Mildred Patrick

ATLANTA

Mildred Patrick

Mildred Parrish Patrick, 95, passed away on July 25, 2013 at her current home in Atlanta, GA. A resident for many years of the Brick Store Community in Social Circle, GA, she was born in Oakland, MS on September 24, 1917. After graduating from Mississippi State College for Women in 1934, she went on to earn a Masters Degree in Library Science from Emory University in 1937. She worked as a librarian at Westminster Schools from 1958 to 1968. Mildred was a very creative person and was an accomplished poet. A number of her pieces were published in several national sources. She was predeceased by her husband of 52 years, Rabun Neel Patrick, Sr. and her sister, Dorothy Shepard. She is survived by her sons Rabun Neel Patrick, Jr. and his wife, Virginia, of Hampstead, NC, John Herron Patrick and his wife, Margaret, of Clayton, GA, and daughter Lynn Patrick Cobb of Atlanta. Grandchildren are Steve Patrick of Severna Park, MD, Susie O Dell of League City, TX, Jeff Cobb and Dillon Cobb of Atlanta, Bray Patrick Lake of Erie, CO, and Alyson Durke of Atlanta, and twelve great grandchildren. Mildred was active for many years at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church the Brick Store Community, serving as Sunday School teacher, Altar Guild and general historian. A memorial service will be held at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church on August 10th at 11:00 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church or the Salvation Army. J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel, 2157 East Street S.E., Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of arrangements. A guest book may be signed on-line at www.harwellfuneralhome.com