Patricia A. Yates of Rolla, Missouri was born on January 12, 1948 to Ova and Reba (Maloney) Lewis in Bardley, Missouri and passed away July 30, 2022 at the age of 74 years.
She married the love of her life Johnny R. Yates Sr. on August 7, 1965.
Patty was a cosmetologist for 25 plus years. One thing you could never deny was the love she had for her Johnny, the two of them were inseparable. The thing they loved to do together was take rides in their 1953 Ford Business Coupe and boy would that bring the biggest smile to her face which lit up Johnny’s world.
She was preceded in death by her son, Johnny R. Yates Jr.; parents, Ova B. and Reba V. Lewis; two sisters, Olena Lifko and Sharon Dailey.
She is survived by her husband, Johnny R. Yates Sr.; two daughters, Carrie Kubley and husband Robert of Rolla, Missouri and Tina Sands and husband Walter of Newburg, Missouri; six grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; two sisters, Melinda McCormick and husband Linnley of Rolla, Missouri and Janet Ellis and husband John Ellis of Saint James, Missouri; one brother, Rick Lewis and wife Pam Lewis of Edgar Springs, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 10-11 a.m. on Friday, August 5, 2022 at the Null & Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri. Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 5, 2022 at the Null & Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.
Interment followed in the Pea Ridge Cemetery in Doolittle, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Null & Son Funeral Home in Rolla, Missouri.