PATRICIA (PAT) ANN WOOTEN BECKWITH

Patricia (Pat) Ann Wooten Beckwith, 79, died on Friday, June 15, 2018, after an extended illness.

Visitation was held at First Baptist Church of Lake on Sunday, June 17, 2018 from 4 to 6 p.m. On Monday, June 18, 2018, visitation was held at the First Baptist Church of Belzoni from 1-2 pm. Funeral service followed at 2:00.

She was laid to rest next to her husband of 48 wonderful years, Robert Beckwith of Belzoni. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter Lewis and Winnie Pace Wooten; three brothers, Lewis Jack, James Eugene and Wilson Davis Wooten of Lake.

She is survived by her brothers, William Wooten, VA Nursing Home, Jackson, Roger Wooten of Forest; and three sisters, Tommie (Richard) Stroud of Jackson, Mary Blackburn of Metairie, LA and Sarah Mabry of Lake.

She is survived by her four children, Audrey (James) Tucker of Mulhall, OK, Robert (Christy) Beckwith, Jr. of Lake, Stacy (Shara) Beckwith of Brandon and Diane Beckwith formerly of Atlanta, GA and has been her primary caregiver.

She was blessed with eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren whom she loved dearly. Each one of them were a joy.

Patricia was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lake and a former member of First Baptist Church of Belzoni and served as secretary at First Baptist Church of Belzoni for several years. In lieu of flowers, she requested donations be made to the Youth Fund of First Baptist Church of Lake or Belzoni Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 701, Belzoni, MS 39038.

Mortimer Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements.

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