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* 1947 - November 3, 2014 *


PATRICIA MERLE FULLER GISH, 66, of Lakeland, passed away November 3, 2014. The family and friends gathered on Thursday, November 6, at 1 p.m., and Life Celebration Services followed at 2 p.m., at Family Funeral Care on Summer Avenue.

Pat graduated from Westwood High School in 1966 and at Baptist Memorial Hospital School of Nursing as a Registered Nurse. She worked at Baptist Memorial Hospital for many years and retired as a surgical nurse. She was an avid animal lover and dog rescuer.

Pat is survived by her partner of 22 years, Mary Kearns; 2 sons, Holly Gish (Dee) and Jayme Gish (Marilyn); 3 granddaughters, Rhea Gish, Olivia Gish, and Ashleigh Rece; her great granddaughter, Ciara Gish; and 3 brothers, Cecil Blackburn, Richard Blackburn, and Ed Fuller.

In lieu of flowers, lasting memorials may be directed to www.SoarDoggyRescue.org or www.TunicaHumaneSociety.com Online condolences may be made at www.FamilyFuneralMemphis.com Family Funeral Care


Published in The Commercial Appeal on November 5, 2014


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