Patricia "Jody" Patton Selvage, 69, of Raceland, passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
Mrs. Selvage was born March 16, 1948, in Floyd County, the daughter to the late James and Maggie Tussey Patton.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Selvage was preceded in death by her loving husband of 51 years, Billy Carl Selvage Sr.; three brothers, Okie Watkins, Arnold Patton and James "Tooter" Patton; and two sisters, Imogene Minnehan and Dessie Fulks.
Mrs. Selvage was a retired teacher from Ashland Child Development Center, where she worked for 16 years. She was a mother to a lot of kids, loved her family and enjoyed gardening.
Mrs. Selvage is survived by one son, Billy (Amy) Selvage Jr. of Raceland; one daughter, Jerri (Mike) Womack of Raceland; four grandchildren, Todd (Tabby) Selvage, Sara Selvage, Michael (Jessica) Womack and Will Womack; one great-grandchild, Sara Beth Womack; two brothers, Johnny Patton of Flatwoods and Gary (Becky) Patton of Coal Grove, Ohio; and a host of extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, at Bailey Family Funeral Home in Flatwoods with Pastor Roger Bonzo officiating. Burial will be in Bellefonte Memorial Garden in Flatwoods.
Visitation will be at after 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Patricia's honor to the Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011
The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Trinity Station Retirement Community (Madonna, Deb, and Dora) in Flatwoods and Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
Published on October 28, 2017