Pat Grace, 82, of Benton, passed away Friday, August 10, 2012.
She was born April 11, 1930 in Marianna, Ark. to the late Ollie McKinney and Florene Standridge McKinney. Mrs. Grace lived in Olathe, Kan. for more than thirty years, where she raised her family and worked in the clerical office of a grocery business. She became a member of First Baptist Church in Benton upon moving here in 1988, and loved spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her two brothers, Lonnie and Arnold McKinney.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Bill Grace; four sons, Gordon Grace and wife Debby of Olathe, Glen Grace, Gary Grace and wife Alice, and Gerald Grace and wife Karen, all of Benton; seven grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; three sisters, Adelene Howard, Jean Golden, and Phyllis Page; and numerous relatives and friends.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday, August 13, 2012 at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander with Dr. Rick Grant officiating.
No visitation is scheduled.
Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association Oklahoma/Arkansas Chapter, 2448 E. 81st Street, Suite 3000, Tulsa, Oklahoma 74137-4250
Arrangements provided by Roller-Ballard Funeral Home in Benton (501-315-4047).
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard