ALTAMAHAW - Patsy Taylor Fann, of Altamahaw-Union Ridge Road passed away on Friday, July 4, 2014 at Alamance Regional Medical Center.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the Rev. Bobby F. Fann for 48 years; and daughter of the late Ralph Clayton and Mamie Sutton Taylor. She was a retired teacher at Altamahaw-Ossipee School and formerly taught in Archdale and Elon. While at Elon, she was elected Teacher of the Year. She was a member of Glen Raven Baptist Church where she played the piano and organ, and a former Sunday School teacher. She was a self taught piano player, song writer and sang with the Revivalaires singing group.
Survivors include her husband, the Rev. Bobby Franklin Fann of the home; daughter, Robin Fann Fitzgerald and husband the Rev. Sean Fitzgerald of Elon; grandsons, Joshua and Matthew Fitzgerald; nieces, Pam Patton and Janice Jobe. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Olene Webster and brother, William C. Taylor.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm Monday, July 7, 2014 in the Glen Raven Baptist Church by the Rev. Sean F. Fitzgerald. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Christian Church Cemetery. Mrs. Fann will remain at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory until being taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes prior to the funeral service. The family will receive friends at Glen Raven Baptist Church from 4-6pm Sunday.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com