Patsy Demmings

YELLOW SPRINGS — Patsy L. Amos Demmings 52, of Dayton, Ohio formerly of Yellow Springs, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on April 1, 2014. She was born on March 7, 1962 in Columbus, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Winsom and Dr. Oris Amos Cross and the step-daughter of Charles Cross, Charlotte, NC. Patsy accepted Jesus Christ early in life and became an active member of Central Chapel AME Church participating in the Youth Choir and she later became a member of the Inspirational Choir where she was often the soloist. Patsy attended Elementary and Middle School in Worthington, Oh. Her family moved to Yellow Springs in 1976 where she attended and graduated from Yellow Springs High School. She was known for her vibrant personality; she never met a stranger. Patsy's smile and infectious laugh would always light up a room! She always had a strong interest in clothing and style and to cultivate that interest she attended The Atlanta School of Fashion and Design. She married Jeffrey Demmings, Sr. and from this union they were blessed with two children, Jeffrey, Jr. and Angela Renee. Patsy was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her son Jeffrey (Krystal), Angela (Frederick) and six grandchildren: Jaden, Jordan, Brendan, Juliette, Kristina, Jeffrey III, special cousin, Angela Stover, sister-in-laws Deneen Demmings and LaShanda Jones, brother-in-law, Anthony Demmings, special friends Teresa Bondurant, Teresa Evans, Shirley Martin, Shawn Pritchard, Tami Smith as well as the Moody and Evans family, and a host of other family and friends. Service for Patsy L. Amos Demmings will be held on Saturday April 5, 2014 at Central Chapel AME Church 411 West Davis Street Yellow Springs, Ohio. Visitation will be 2:00pm until time of the service which will be at 3:00pm with Reverend Timothy Liggins Officiating and Reverend Dr. John E. Freeman Eulogist. Interment will follow at Glen Forest Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Porter-Qualls-Dunlap Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

Porter-Qualls-Dunlap Funeral Home
823 South Yellow Springs St Springfield, OH 45506
(937) 325-1447
Published in Xenia Daily Gazette from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2014