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Patricia Ann Billingsley

Patricia Ann Willis Billingsley, 76, of Marion, North Carolina passed away Thursday November 25, 2021 at her residence.

Patricia was born in Sullivan County, Tennessee to the late Earl Glenn Willis and Vivian Flora Mahan Willis. She was an accountant until retirement, and later she started her own Jewelry Company called “Sassy Lady” where she made her own special jewelry. Patricia and her husband were world travelers. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of forty-one years Willie Dee Billingsley Jr., two children Terri Leggett and Bucky Purnell (Toni), and two step children David Allen Billingsley (Julie), Christina Meischeid (Steve). She also is survived by six grandchildren and thirteen great- grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service in Marion. Burial to follow at the Western Carolina State Veteran Cemetery in Black Mountain. The date and time to be determined.

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Terri, I am so very sorry, just got email from her on 22nd. Had she been sick? Will keep you all in my prayers, love, Joyce

JOYCE ELLETT Dec 1 2021 10:05 AM

I am so saddened to hear of her passing a great friend and second momma to my kids when times were hard. See you in Heaven my friend. Terry and Bucky our thoughts and prayers are with you

Rowena Ashe Nov 29 2021 1:13 PM

Terri (and family), I am so sorry for your loss. I know the heartache of losing your mama but the precious memories will forever remain. I pray that you find comfort in knowing she is at peace with the Lord. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Rhonda Breed Nov 29 2021 9:42 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Billingsley

Kelsey Hively Nov 29 2021 8:25 AM

I love you Terri Leggett please know that I am going to continue to pray for you and your family. I am always here for you. Love you my dear sister.

Alice Cotten Nov 29 2021 7:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Billingsley

Rene Eberenz Nov 29 2021 4:52 AM

Praying for the family.

Tammy Palmer Nov 28 2021 9:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Billingsley

Tammy Palmer Nov 28 2021 9:40 PM

Terri, I am so sorry to hear about your mama. You & your family are in my thoughts & prayers. Please let me know if I can do anything at all for you.

Martha Williams Nov 27 2021 7:55 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Patricia Billingsley

Cristal hollifield Nov 27 2021 12:22 AM

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