January 25, 2013

Patsy Ann Brignola, 71, of Altus, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 at Jackson County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday at Kincannon Memorial Chapel with Corky Grisby officiating. Burial will follow at the Erick Cemetery in Erick under the direction of Kincannon Funeral Home.

Patsy Ann was born Sept. 4, 1941 to Jack and Bertha (Nutt) Peppers in Artesia, N.M. She attended Artesia Public Schools. On May 14, 1998, Patsy married David Brignloa in Altus. She worked as the Activity Director at English Village Manor from 1996 until 2011. She was a member of the Baptist Church in Erick. Patsy enjoyed golfing, dancing, working in the yard, and fishing. She loved to travel, going to the casino and working with the residents at English Village Manor.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Bertha Peppers; maternal grandparents, Dave and Ruth Nutt; two step brothers, Walter Peppers and Richard Peppers; a sister, Jetta Poteat; a daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Mann; sweet Aunt Pearl and three uncles.

Mrs. Brignola is survived by her husband David of the home; one daughter, Kathy Smith of Martha; two sons, David Mann and wife Sylvia of Lake Dallas, Texas, Terry Mann of Altus, Edward Mann of Lakewood, Wash.; one step-daughter, Bobbie Jean Brignola of Athens, Pa.; two sisters, Joyce Sexton of Canyon, Texas, and Vickie Alexander and husband Julian MonCada of Eastland, Texas; one brother, Gary Day of Clyde, Texas; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.

The family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Kincannon Funeral Home. Online tributes may be made at