Patricia was born in Homer, LA, second of five children. She graduated from Judson College where she received a teaching degree. She taught for many years, and continued to be involved with Education, tutoring and helping new teachers through Delta Kappa Gamma teacher society. She enjoyed baking and was an excellent cook. Patricia played bridge, enjoyed gardening, reading and playing with the great grandchildren. She was a member of FL PEO and DAR and a faithful member of North Minister Presbyterian Church. Patricia was kind, generous and had many friends and will be missed by all.
She is preceded in death by Charles T. Bryan, Robert D. McLeod (spouses), Powell McLeod, son, Chris Bryan (Missy), son, Bryan Mills, grandson, and William Hays, brother.
She is survived by her sons, Mel McLeod (Pam) and Frank McLeod (Lisa); a daughter, Becky Lenox (Frank); grandchildren, Mary Taylor Tew (Michael), Hunter Bryan, Chase Bryan (Christine), Schuyler Mills (Cassie), Ami Davis (Jody), Allison Butler (Blake) and Beau McLeod (Sara); great grandchildren, Gracelyn, Gwyneth, Mason, Cami, Connor, Casey, Hunter, Cade, Teddy, Lydia, Hudson, Kade and Drake; brother, James Hays; sisters, Jeanne Atkins and France Bays; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
In lieu of flowers please donate to St. Judes Children's Hospital. https://www.stjude.org/promotion/impact-giving-pm.html?sc_dcm=277463736&sc_cid=kwp73482&source_code=IIQ181010008&ds_rl=1285465&gclid=EAIaIQobChMIpp369fHK7AIV48uGCh2pJgRgEAAYASAAEgIRDvD_BwE&gclsrc=aw.ds