Frisco, Texas - Patsy left this earthly home to be with the Lord on Monday, October 5, 2015. Patsy was born on February 4, 1930 in Wortham, Texas, the daughter of Clyde Knox Bounds and Pauline Longbotham Bounds. Patsy was the younger of two daughters. As a young girl, Patsy was Clyde's "little boy" and loved spending time out at the ranch with her cowboy boots and pistol. At the age of 17, Patsy was nominated as "Miss Freestone County" and later won the "Miss Mexia" pageant. Patsy attended Navarro Jr. College, later transferring to Southern Methodist University in Dallas, majoring in Elementary Education. In 1950, Patsy married Ferdinand Joseph Schultz of Groesbeck, Texas, settling in Mexia. Patsy and Joe had five children and were actively involved in the First Baptist Church and community. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1977. Patsy then lived in Mexia until 1981 when she relocated to Hillsboro, Texas. In 2011, she moved to the Dallas area to be near her children. Patsy was a Believer, attending Stonebriar Community Church in Frisco, Texas. She loved the Lord and spent time daily in His Word. Patsy loved living in her home and enjoyed the many friends she made at Parkview. Patsy was devoted to her family and friends. She loved life and would never consider going "out" without being fashionably accessorized, including her red lipstick. Patsy was ageless and will be greatly missed by her friends and family. Patsy is survived by her five children, Suzanne Taylor of Dallas, Texas, Steven Schultz and his wife, Karen, of Woodside, California, Patti Jo Rich and her husband, Arnie, of Belleair, Florida, Chris Schultz and his wife, Mona, of Plano,Texas and Laurie Lee and her husband, Bryan of Nacogdoches,Texas; ten grandchildren, John David Rich, Zachary Joseph Schultz and his wife, Rachel, Blake Joseph Schultz, Caleb Reddell Schultz and his wife, Sarah, Jordan Taylor Schultz, Steven Reid Schultz, Brady Scott Lee and his wife, Maci, Hannah Elise Smith and her husband, Taylor, Katie Ann Adame and her husband, Pedro, and Parker Allen Schultz; and six great grandchildren, Emily Elizabeth Rich, John Maxwell Rich, Riley Ann Schultz, Bentley Scott Lee, Brinlee Ann Adame and Avery Hope Schultz, as well as a host of extended family and many friends. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015, at the Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home in Mexia, Texas at 2:00 p.m. (Visitation at 1:00) with Rev. Marcus Sheffield officiating, followed by a graveside service at Mexia Memorial Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Genesis Women's Shelter (www.genesisshelter.org) or the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org) .
Saturday, October 10th, 2015 1:00pm - 2:00pm, Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home
Saturday, October 10th, 2015 2:00pm, Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home