Patsy Ayers Condrey, 87, went to her Heavenly home on Friday, October 27, 2023 at Pineville Hospital in Pineville, NC, after a brief illness.
She was born in McDowell County, NC on August 20, 1936 to the late Dayton and Lottie Ayers. She was married to the late William Harold Condrey. Patsy was a Proverbs 31 woman who loved God and her family. She was a wonderful cook, not only her family, but the community enjoyed her cooking as well. Some of her favorites included chocolate gravy and biscuits, apple rolls, and beautifully decorated cakes. She was an avid sports fan who loved the Atlanta Braves, Carolina Tarheels, and East Carolina University football. She also enjoyed watching tennis. Patsy was a talented artist who enjoyed drawing and coloring artwork, which she gave to others. She had a vibrant spirit and unapparelled warmth that touched the lives of everyone she met because she never met a stranger. She will forever be remembered for her tenacious spirit and kind heart.
In addition to her husband and parents, Patsy was preceded in death by a son, William Harold Condrey, Jr.; two sisters, Faye Toney and Era Morgan; four brothers, Bud Ayers, Dever Ayers, Doyle Ayers, and Dennis “Ike” Ayers.
She is survived by four children, Melony Foutch, Shawn Condrey, Kevin Condrey, and Kyle Condrey (Jennifer); a daughter-in-law, Patty Condrey; thirteen grandchildren, Daniel Condrey, Scott Condrey, April Hendreschke, Amy McKinzie, Andrew McMahan, Sara Stephens, Savannah DeFelice, Samuel Ward, Allison Condrey, Adam Condrey, Luke Condrey, Alec Condrey, and Joshua Condrey; and a special friend, Louise Cranfield who was her best friend at the end.
A funeral will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 1, 2023, at the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service. Interment will follow at McDowell Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Glenwood Baptist Church. The family would like to thank the staff and residents at White Oak of Waxhaw for the wonderful care and love they showed Patsy.